Koliyanur is a Block placed in Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Situated in urban part of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 23 blocks of Viluppuram district. According to the government records, the block code of Koliyanur is 72. The block has 60 villages and there are total 38856 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Koliyanur's population is 165101. Out of this, 82562 are males whereas the females count 82539 here. This block has 18625 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 9630 are boys and 8995 are girls.
Literacy rate in Koliyanur block is 69%. 115497 out of total 165101 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 76% as 63030 males out of total 82562 are educated while female literacy rate is 63% as 52467 out of total 82539 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Koliyanur block is 30%. Here 49604 out of total 165101 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 19532 males out of total 82562 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 30072 out of total 82539 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Koliyanur block is 74493 however 90608 are un-employed. And out of 74493 employed individual 7376 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.