Pillanthi is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 195 families residing in the village Pillanthi. The total population of Pillanthi is 840 out of which 419 are males and 421 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pillanthi is 1,005.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pillanthi village is 95 which is 11% of the total population. There are 49 male children and 46 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pillanthi is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,005) of Pillanthi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pillanthi is 80.4%. Thus Pillanthi village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 88.11% and the female literacy rate is 72.8% in Pillanthi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pillanthi 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 Pillanthi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pillanthi village.
In Pillanthi village out of total population, 472 were engaged in work activities. 99.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 472 workers engaged in Main Work, 188 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 191 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pillanthi village in Cheyyar.