Katchanam Population, Caste, Working Data Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Katchanam is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 606 families residing in the village Katchanam. The total population of Katchanam is 2,403 out of which 1,169 are males and 1,234 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katchanam is 1,056.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katchanam village is 254 which is 11% of the total population. There are 122 male children and 132 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katchanam is 1,082 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,056) of Katchanam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katchanam is 75.4%. Thus Katchanam village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 82.52% and the female literacy rate is 68.6% in Katchanam village.

Population
2,403
Families
606
Literacy
75.38%
Sex Ratio
1,056

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Katchanam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Katchanam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Katchanam village.

Total Male Female
Children 254 122 132
Literacy 75.38% 82.52% 68.6%
Scheduled Caste 912 436 476
Scheduled Tribe 231 117 114
Illiterate 783 305 478

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.6% of total population in Katchanam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Katchanam village out of total population, 921 were engaged in work activities. 92.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 921 workers engaged in Main Work, 88 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 464 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 851 627 224
Cultivators 88 72 16
Agriculture Labourer 464 289 175
Household Industries 5 4 1
Other Workers 294 262 32
Marginal Workers 70 57 13
Non Working 1,482 485 997

Map of Katchanam, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Katchanam, Thiruthuraipoondi

Below are the list of villages near Katchanam village in Thiruthuraipoondi.

Village Population
Vilathur 1,005
Alathambadi 3,244
Ammanur 1,625
Athanur 750
Komal 681
Andankarai 1,008
Thiruthangur 1,713
Poosalangudi 1,388
Keeralathur 1,157
Alivalam 1,264

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