Dhanam is a village positioned in Ulundurpettai Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 77 villages of Ulundurpettai Block of Viluppuram district. As per the government register, the village number of Dhanam is 633620. The village has 217 houses.
According to Census 2011, Dhanam's population is 1066. Out of this, 537 are males while the females count 529 here. This village has 141 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 77 are boys and 64 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dhanam village is 57%. 609 out of total 1066 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 63% as 342 males out of total 537 are literate while female literacy rate is 50% as 267 out of total 529 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Dhanam village is 42%. Here 457 out of total 1066 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 36% as 195 males out of total 537 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 49% and 262 out of total 529 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed person of Dhanam village is 621 whereas 445 are non-working. And out of 621 working person 188 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.