Thinnappatti is a village situated in Mettur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,080 families residing in the village Thinnappatti. The total population of Thinnappatti is 7,171 out of which 3,738 are males and 3,433 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thinnappatti is 918.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thinnappatti village is 662 which is 9% of the total population. There are 366 male children and 296 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thinnappatti is 809 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Thinnappatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thinnappatti is 59.9%. Thus Thinnappatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 67.88% and the female literacy rate is 51.26% in Thinnappatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thinnappatti 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 Thinnappatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.3% of total population in Thinnappatti village.
In Thinnappatti village out of total population, 4,493 were engaged in work activities. 98.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,493 workers engaged in Main Work, 706 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,895 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thinnappatti village in Mettur.