Pennathur

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Pennathur
city
Pennathur is located in Tamil Nadu
Pennathur
Pennathur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°15′N 79°14′E / 12.250°N 79.233°E / 12.250; 79.233Coordinates: 12°15′N 79°14′E / 12.250°N 79.233°E / 12.250; 79.233
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruvannamalai District
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,014
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Pennathur is a panchayat town in Tiruvannamalai district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Pennathur had a population of 8014. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Pennathur has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 60%. In Pennathur, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.