Pappanthangal is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 492 families residing in the village Pappanthangal. The total population of Pappanthangal is 1,948 out of which 991 are males and 957 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pappanthangal is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pappanthangal village is 215 which is 11% of the total population. There are 110 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pappanthangal is 955 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Pappanthangal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pappanthangal is 77.3%. Thus Pappanthangal village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 86.61% and the female literacy rate is 67.72% in Pappanthangal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pappanthangal 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 Pappanthangal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.4% of total population in Pappanthangal village.
In Pappanthangal village out of total population, 976 were engaged in work activities. 90.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 976 workers engaged in Main Work, 359 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 146 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pappanthangal village in Cheyyar.