Elaiyur is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,738 families residing in the village Elaiyur. The total population of Elaiyur is 6,393 out of which 3,052 are males and 3,341 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Elaiyur is 1,095.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Elaiyur village is 650 which is 10% of the total population. There are 349 male children and 301 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Elaiyur is 862 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,095) of Elaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Elaiyur is 67.6%. Thus Elaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 79.91% and the female literacy rate is 56.74% in Elaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Elaiyur 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 Elaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Elaiyur village.
In Elaiyur village out of total population, 3,402 were engaged in work activities. 59.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,402 workers engaged in Main Work, 743 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 661 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Elaiyur village in Udayarpalayam.