Thavasi is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 484 families residing in the village Thavasi. The total population of Thavasi is 2,004 out of which 1,034 are males and 970 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thavasi is 938.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thavasi village is 187 which is 9% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 89 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thavasi is 908 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (938) of Thavasi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thavasi is 71.4%. Thus Thavasi village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 79.59% and the female literacy rate is 62.77% in Thavasi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thavasi 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 Thavasi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.5% of total population in Thavasi village.
In Thavasi village out of total population, 1,012 were engaged in work activities. 68.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,012 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 329 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thavasi village in Cheyyar.