Mahanyam Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Mahanyam is a medium size village located in Sriperumbudur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 455 families residing. The Mahanyam village has population of 1860 of which 921 are males while 939 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahanyam village population of children with age 0-6 is 217 which makes up 11.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahanyam village is 1020 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahanyam as per census is 1192, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Mahanyam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahanyam village was 73.46 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Mahanyam Male literacy stands at 80.78 % while female literacy rate was 66.14 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mahanyam 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 Mahanyam village.

Mahanyam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 455 - -
Population 1,860 921 939
Child (0-6) 217 99 118
Schedule Caste 757 378 379
Schedule Tribe 5 3 2
Literacy 73.46 % 80.78 % 66.14 %
Total Workers 648 533 115
Main Worker 611 - -
Marginal Worker 37 12 25

Caste Factor

In Mahanyam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.70 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.27 % of total population in Mahanyam village.

Work Profile

In Mahanyam village out of total population, 648 were engaged in work activities. 94.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 648 workers engaged in Main Work, 91 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 194 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149