Kazhiyur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 433 families residing in the village Kazhiyur. The total population of Kazhiyur is 1,714 out of which 844 are males and 870 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kazhiyur is 1,031.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kazhiyur village is 169 which is 10% of the total population. There are 91 male children and 78 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kazhiyur is 857 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,031) of Kazhiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kazhiyur is 67%. Thus Kazhiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 77.03% and the female literacy rate is 57.45% in Kazhiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kazhiyur 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 Kazhiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3% of total population in Kazhiyur village.
In Kazhiyur village out of total population, 1,011 were engaged in work activities. 64.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,011 workers engaged in Main Work, 156 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 253 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kazhiyur village in Cheyyar.