Edaiyur is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,318 families residing in the village Edaiyur. The total population of Edaiyur is 4,664 out of which 2,222 are males and 2,442 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Edaiyur is 1,099.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Edaiyur village is 388 which is 8% of the total population. There are 186 male children and 202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Edaiyur is 1,086 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,099) of Edaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Edaiyur is 82.3%. Thus Edaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 88.65% and the female literacy rate is 76.52% in Edaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Edaiyur 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 Edaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Edaiyur village.
In Edaiyur village out of total population, 1,983 were engaged in work activities. 71.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,983 workers engaged in Main Work, 301 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 765 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Edaiyur village in Thiruthuraipoondi.