Pichanur is a village situated in Coimbatore South taluka of Coimbatore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,687 families residing in the village Pichanur. The total population of Pichanur is 6,261 out of which 3,094 are males and 3,167 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pichanur is 1,024.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pichanur village is 526 which is 8% of the total population. There are 259 male children and 267 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pichanur is 1,031 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,024) of Pichanur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pichanur is 75.2%. Thus Pichanur village has lower literacy rate compared to 76.2% of Coimbatore district. The male literacy rate is 82.29% and the female literacy rate is 68.24% in Pichanur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pichanur 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 Pichanur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.1% of total population in Pichanur village.
In Pichanur village out of total population, 3,214 were engaged in work activities. 96.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,214 workers engaged in Main Work, 534 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,288 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pichanur village in Coimbatore South.