Thenthandalam is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 202 families residing in the village Thenthandalam. The total population of Thenthandalam is 787 out of which 398 are males and 389 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thenthandalam is 977.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thenthandalam village is 76 which is 10% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 40 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thenthandalam is 1,111 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Thenthandalam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thenthandalam is 76.7%. Thus Thenthandalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 86.19% and the female literacy rate is 66.76% in Thenthandalam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thenthandalam 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 Thenthandalam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.5% of total population in Thenthandalam village.
In Thenthandalam village out of total population, 413 were engaged in work activities. 86.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 413 workers engaged in Main Work, 26 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 191 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thenthandalam village in Cheyyar.