Pitchanur is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 563 families residing in the village Pitchanur. The total population of Pitchanur is 2,048 out of which 986 are males and 1,062 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pitchanur is 1,077.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pitchanur village is 218 which is 11% of the total population. There are 112 male children and 106 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pitchanur is 946 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,077) of Pitchanur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pitchanur is 67.2%. Thus Pitchanur village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 78.95% and the female literacy rate is 56.38% in Pitchanur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pitchanur 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 Pitchanur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14.2% of total population in Pitchanur village.
In Pitchanur village out of total population, 899 were engaged in work activities. 72.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 899 workers engaged in Main Work, 127 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 340 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pitchanur village in Udayarpalayam.