Thonam is a large village located in Salur Mandal of Vizianagaram district, Andhra Pradesh with total 650 families residing. The Thonam village has population of 2592 of which 1377 are males while 1215 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Thonam village population of children with age 0-6 is 252 which makes up 9.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thonam village is 882 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Thonam as per census is 800, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Thonam village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Thonam village was 48.38 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Thonam Male literacy stands at 59.74 % while female literacy rate was 35.63 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Thonam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Thonam village.
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In Thonam village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 75.69 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 7.87 % of total population in Thonam village.
In Thonam village out of total population, 1550 were engaged in work activities. 69.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1550 workers engaged in Main Work, 134 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 718 were Agricultural labourer.