Parasur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 562 families residing in the village Parasur. The total population of Parasur is 2,301 out of which 1,181 are males and 1,120 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Parasur is 948.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Parasur village is 227 which is 10% of the total population. There are 120 male children and 107 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Parasur is 892 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (948) of Parasur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Parasur is 73%. Thus Parasur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 81.06% and the female literacy rate is 64.66% in Parasur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Parasur 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 Parasur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 53.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Parasur village.
In Parasur village out of total population, 1,312 were engaged in work activities. 65.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,312 workers engaged in Main Work, 412 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 260 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Parasur village in Cheyyar.