Paiyur is a village situated in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration register, the village number of Paiyur is 633168. The village has 812 houses.
According to Census 2011, Paiyur's population is 3484. Out of this, 1781 are males while the females count 1703 here. This village has 423 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 240 are boys and 183 are girls.
Literacy rate in Paiyur village is 60%. 2113 out of total 3484 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 68% as 1228 males out of total 1781 are educated however female literacy rate is 51% as 885 out of total 1703 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Paiyur village is 39%. Here 1371 out of total 3484 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 553 males out of total 1781 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 818 out of total 1703 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Paiyur village is 2010 whereas 1474 are un-employed. And out of 2010 occupied person 129 individuals are completely dependent on agriculture.