Chithathur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 657 families residing in the village Chithathur. The total population of Chithathur is 2,654 out of which 1,284 are males and 1,370 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chithathur is 1,067.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chithathur village is 283 which is 11% of the total population. There are 142 male children and 141 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chithathur is 993 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,067) of Chithathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chithathur is 69.2%. Thus Chithathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 77.85% and the female literacy rate is 61.11% in Chithathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chithathur 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 Chithathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.4% of total population in Chithathur village.
In Chithathur village out of total population, 1,291 were engaged in work activities. 68.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,291 workers engaged in Main Work, 68 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 323 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chithathur village in Cheyyar.