Thandarai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 363 families residing in the village Thandarai. The total population of Thandarai is 1,645 out of which 804 are males and 841 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thandarai is 1,046.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thandarai village is 208 which is 13% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 110 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thandarai is 1,122 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,046) of Thandarai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thandarai is 71.9%. Thus Thandarai village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 81.44% and the female literacy rate is 62.65% in Thandarai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thandarai 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 Thandarai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 74.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Thandarai village.
In Thandarai village out of total population, 792 were engaged in work activities. 98.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 792 workers engaged in Main Work, 106 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 468 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thandarai village in Cheyyar.