Kunnathur is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 558 families residing in the village Kunnathur. The total population of Kunnathur is 2,067 out of which 1,020 are males and 1,047 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kunnathur is 1,026.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kunnathur village is 252 which is 12% of the total population. There are 119 male children and 133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kunnathur is 1,118 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,026) of Kunnathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kunnathur is 76.5%. Thus Kunnathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 85.24% and the female literacy rate is 67.94% in Kunnathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kunnathur 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 Kunnathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 55.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kunnathur village.
In Kunnathur village out of total population, 1,069 were engaged in work activities. 59.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,069 workers engaged in Main Work, 70 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kunnathur village in Palayamkottai.