Thenkazhani is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 599 families residing in the village Thenkazhani. The total population of Thenkazhani is 2,494 out of which 1,199 are males and 1,295 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thenkazhani is 1,080.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thenkazhani village is 243 which is 10% of the total population. There are 110 male children and 133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thenkazhani is 1,209 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,080) of Thenkazhani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thenkazhani is 77.4%. Thus Thenkazhani village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 88.61% and the female literacy rate is 66.87% in Thenkazhani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thenkazhani 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 Thenkazhani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Thenkazhani village.
In Thenkazhani village out of total population, 1,377 were engaged in work activities. 64.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,377 workers engaged in Main Work, 143 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 115 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thenkazhani village in Cheyyar.