Koonandiyur is a village situated in Mettur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,039 families residing in the village Koonandiyur. The total population of Koonandiyur is 4,099 out of which 2,267 are males and 1,832 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koonandiyur is 808.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koonandiyur village is 470 which is 11% of the total population. There are 264 male children and 206 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koonandiyur is 780 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (808) of Koonandiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koonandiyur is 67.8%. Thus Koonandiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 76.78% and the female literacy rate is 56.83% in Koonandiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koonandiyur 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 Koonandiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Koonandiyur village.
In Koonandiyur village out of total population, 2,254 were engaged in work activities. 86.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,254 workers engaged in Main Work, 330 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 610 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koonandiyur village in Mettur.