Thumbai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 166 families residing in the village Thumbai. The total population of Thumbai is 633 out of which 321 are males and 312 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thumbai is 972.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thumbai village is 34 which is 5% of the total population. There are 24 male children and 10 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thumbai is 417 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Thumbai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thumbai is 65.3%. Thus Thumbai village has lower literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 80.81% and the female literacy rate is 50% in Thumbai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thumbai 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 Thumbai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Thumbai village.
In Thumbai village out of total population, 388 were engaged in work activities. 90.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 388 workers engaged in Main Work, 73 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 144 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thumbai village in Cheyyar.