Achanur is a village situated in Thiruvaiyaru taluka of Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 452 families residing in the village Achanur. The total population of Achanur is 1,629 out of which 812 are males and 817 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Achanur is 1,006.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Achanur village is 173 which is 11% of the total population. There are 84 male children and 89 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Achanur is 1,060 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,006) of Achanur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Achanur is 79.3%. Thus Achanur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.4% of Thanjavur district. The male literacy rate is 84.34% and the female literacy rate is 74.31% in Achanur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Achanur 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 Achanur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Achanur village.
In Achanur village out of total population, 717 were engaged in work activities. 99.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 717 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 479 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Achanur village in Thiruvaiyaru.