Unathur is a village situated in Attur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,365 families residing in the village Unathur. The total population of Unathur is 5,202 out of which 2,619 are males and 2,583 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Unathur is 986.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Unathur village is 600 which is 12% of the total population. There are 323 male children and 277 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Unathur is 858 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (986) of Unathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Unathur is 64.7%. Thus Unathur village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 75.44% and the female literacy rate is 54.03% in Unathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Unathur 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 Unathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Unathur village.
In Unathur village out of total population, 3,283 were engaged in work activities. 90.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,283 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,639 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,082 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Unathur village in Attur.