Thandalai is a village situated in Jayamkondam Block of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural part of Ariyalur district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 33 villages of Jayamkondam Block of Ariyalur district. As per the administration register, the village code of Thandalai is 636365. The village has 1386 houses.
According to Census 2011, Thandalai's population is 5390. Out of this, 2704 are males whereas the females count 2686 here. This village has 567 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 311 are boys and 256 are girls.
Literacy rate in Thandalai village is 59%. 3211 out of total 5390 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 67% as 1819 males out of total 2704 are educated while female literacy rate is 51% as 1392 out of total 2686 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Thandalai village is 40%. Here 2179 out of total 5390 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 885 males out of total 2704 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 1294 out of total 2686 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Thandalai village is 2816 yet 2574 are non-working. And out of 2816 occupied person 641 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.