Pillanthangal is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 316 families residing in the village Pillanthangal. The total population of Pillanthangal is 1,308 out of which 653 are males and 655 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pillanthangal is 1,003.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pillanthangal village is 128 which is 10% of the total population. There are 55 male children and 73 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pillanthangal is 1,327 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,003) of Pillanthangal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pillanthangal is 69.3%. Thus Pillanthangal village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 77.59% and the female literacy rate is 60.82% in Pillanthangal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pillanthangal 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 Pillanthangal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.2% of total population in Pillanthangal village.
In Pillanthangal village out of total population, 543 were engaged in work activities. 45.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 543 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pillanthangal village in Cheyyar.