Katchanavilai is a village situated in Tiruchendur taluka of Thoothukkudi district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 852 families residing in the village Katchanavilai. The total population of Katchanavilai is 2,946 out of which 1,425 are males and 1,521 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katchanavilai is 1,067.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katchanavilai village is 295 which is 10% of the total population. There are 158 male children and 137 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katchanavilai is 867 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,067) of Katchanavilai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katchanavilai is 90.2%. Thus Katchanavilai village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.1% of Thoothukkudi district. The male literacy rate is 93.45% and the female literacy rate is 87.21% in Katchanavilai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Katchanavilai 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 Katchanavilai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Katchanavilai village.
In Katchanavilai village out of total population, 1,021 were engaged in work activities. 75.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,021 workers engaged in Main Work, 55 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 100 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Katchanavilai village in Tiruchendur.