Keelanatham is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 825 families residing in the village Keelanatham. The total population of Keelanatham is 3,141 out of which 1,544 are males and 1,597 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Keelanatham is 1,034.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Keelanatham village is 334 which is 11% of the total population. There are 160 male children and 174 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Keelanatham is 1,088 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,034) of Keelanatham village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Keelanatham is 61%. Thus Keelanatham village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 72.83% and the female literacy rate is 49.54% in Keelanatham village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Keelanatham 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 Keelanatham village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4% of total population in Keelanatham village.
In Keelanatham village out of total population, 1,769 were engaged in work activities. 73.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,769 workers engaged in Main Work, 776 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 370 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Keelanatham village in Udayarpalayam.