Chithamur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 129 families residing in the village Chithamur. The total population of Chithamur is 437 out of which 223 are males and 214 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chithamur is 960.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chithamur village is 37 which is 8% of the total population. There are 23 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chithamur is 609 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (960) of Chithamur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chithamur is 74.2%. Thus Chithamur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 89.5% and the female literacy rate is 59% in Chithamur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chithamur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chithamur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.8% of total population in Chithamur village.
In Chithamur village out of total population, 232 were engaged in work activities. 48.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 232 workers engaged in Main Work, 35 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chithamur village in Cheyyar.