Perichanur is a village situated in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Situated in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration register, the village number of Perichanur is 633124. The village has 286 families.
According to Census 2011, Perichanur's population is 1257. Out of this, 636 are males while the females count 621 here. This village has 177 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 83 are boys and 94 are girls.
Literacy rate in Perichanur village is 71%. 894 out of total 1257 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 79% as 506 males out of total 636 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 62% as 388 out of total 621 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Perichanur village is 28%. Here 363 out of total 1257 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 130 males out of total 636 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 233 out of total 621 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed person of Perichanur village is 569 whereas 688 are non-working. And out of 569 employed person 52 persons are entirely dependent on farming.