Ariyalur is a Block located in Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural region of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 7 blocks of Ariyalur district. According to the administration register, the block number of Ariyalur is 181. The block has 32 villages and there are total 28730 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ariyalur's population is 110558. Out of this, 55660 are males while the females count 54898 here. This block has 12331 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6468 are boys and 5863 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ariyalur block is 59%. 66269 out of total 110558 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 38789 males out of total 55660 are educated however female literacy rate is 50% as 27480 out of total 54898 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Ariyalur block is 40%. Here 44289 out of total 110558 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 16871 males out of total 55660 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 27418 out of total 54898 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Ariyalur block is 55322 whereas 55236 are un-employed. And out of 55322 employed person 18620 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.