(Last Updated on : 05-02-2009)
In the state of Tamil Nadu , there are numerous places , areas, have developed over the years . Amongst them, the experts have pointed out that the Hanumanthampatti deserves special mentioning. Hanumanthampatti is a panchayat town in the Theni district of the same state.
Without knowing the demographical situation of the Hanumanthampatti, it is also not possible to know about the place as a whole. The Census report of India throws some light in this matter. According to the report, the total population of the Hanumanthampatti has been counted to be 9436. To delve deep into it, it can be further seen that out of the whole population stated the male comprises 50 percent and the females also constitutes of the same percentage. As far as the population of children is concerned, those under the age of six years comprises of 12 percent. It becomes imperative to mention that the average literacy rate of the Hanumanthampatti is 63 percent, which is higher than that of the national average.9.5 percent is the average literacy rate of the entire nation. Out of it, male literacy rate is 73 percent , and female literacy is 54 percent.
Since the Hanumanthampatti is incorporated in the Theni district of the Tamil Nadu state, it is need less to say that its economy too is agro based. People of the Hanumanthampatti produce things like silk, cotton, rice, coconut, tea, coffee seeds, cardamom, grapes and mangoes etc. Festivals too play important part in the town of the Hanumanthampatti. Veerappa Ayyanar festival is one such festival, which is being revered by all the people of the Theni district including that of Hanumanthampatti.