Oriyur is a village situated in Ariyalur taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 464 families residing in the village Oriyur. The total population of Oriyur is 1,703 out of which 868 are males and 835 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Oriyur is 962.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Oriyur village is 209 which is 12% of the total population. There are 119 male children and 90 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Oriyur is 756 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (962) of Oriyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Oriyur is 58.4%. Thus Oriyur village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 70.76% and the female literacy rate is 45.91% in Oriyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Oriyur 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 Oriyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Oriyur village.
In Oriyur village out of total population, 924 were engaged in work activities. 95% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 924 workers engaged in Main Work, 304 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 549 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Oriyur village in Ariyalur.