Anathur is a village placed in Thiruvennainallur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 59 villages of Thiruvennainallur Block of Viluppuram district. As per the government records, the village code of Anathur is 633601. The village has 1318 houses.
According to Census 2011, Anathur's population is 5434. Out of this, 2762 are males while the females count 2672 here. This village has 675 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 364 are boys and 311 are girls.
Literacy rate in Anathur village is 60%. 3309 out of total 5434 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 68% as 1888 males out of total 2762 are literate however female literacy rate is 53% as 1421 out of total 2672 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Anathur village is 39%. Here 2125 out of total 5434 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 874 males out of total 2762 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 1251 out of total 2672 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Anathur village is 2840 whereas 2594 are un-employed. And out of 2840 working people 396 persons are fully dependent on farming.