Elanjavur Village, with population of 1236 is Thirumayam sub district's the 36th most populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Elanjavur village is 4 km2 and it is the 39th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 301 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arimalam. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Elanjavur village is 622505. The village comes under Elanjavur panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 1236 people, among them 604 (49%) are male and 632 (51%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 39% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Elanjavur village is 10%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 304 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Elanjavur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,236 745 487 4 118
Male 604 361 242 1 56
Female 632 384 245 3 62

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1046 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1064, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 3000. There are 1107 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 870 people in the village are literate, among them 468 are male and 402 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Elanjavur is 78%. 85% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Elanjavur has 43% (536) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 34% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Elanjavur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 43 1 57
Male 53 53 0 47
Female 34 33 1 66