Thirukkunam is a village placed in Kanai Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 60 villages of Kanai Block of Viluppuram district. As per the government records, the village code of Thirukkunam is 632838. The village has 388 homes.
According to Census 2011, Thirukkunam's population is 1726. Out of this, 926 are males whereas the females count 800 here. This village has 187 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 112 are boys and 75 are girls.
Literacy rate in Thirukkunam village is 60%. 1045 out of total 1726 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 642 males out of total 926 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 50% as 403 out of total 800 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Thirukkunam village is 39%. Here 681 out of total 1726 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 284 males out of total 926 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 397 out of total 800 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Thirukkunam village is 899 however 827 are un-employed. And out of 899 occupied person 261 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.