Vengalathur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 543 families residing in the village Vengalathur. The total population of Vengalathur is 2,315 out of which 1,159 are males and 1,156 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vengalathur is 997.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vengalathur village is 249 which is 11% of the total population. There are 122 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vengalathur is 1,041 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (997) of Vengalathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vengalathur is 75.8%. Thus Vengalathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 84.67% and the female literacy rate is 66.86% in Vengalathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vengalathur 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 Vengalathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Vengalathur village.
In Vengalathur village out of total population, 1,302 were engaged in work activities. 52.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,302 workers engaged in Main Work, 257 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vengalathur village in Cheyyar.