Paiyur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 209 families residing in the village Paiyur. The total population of Paiyur is 847 out of which 428 are males and 419 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paiyur is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paiyur village is 59 which is 7% of the total population. There are 29 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paiyur is 1,034 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Paiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paiyur is 69.5%. Thus Paiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 77.94% and the female literacy rate is 60.93% in Paiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paiyur 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 Paiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 61.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paiyur village.
In Paiyur village out of total population, 532 were engaged in work activities. 99.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 532 workers engaged in Main Work, 451 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paiyur village in Cheyyar.