Thanjavur Taluk

Thanjavur taluk, in Thanjavur district, in Tamil Nadu state, in India.

Thanjavur Taluk is a tehsil or taluk or administrative division of the Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu, India. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Thanjavur, which is also the district headquarters. It itself has been further divided into two revenue blocks: Budalur block and Thanjavur block.[1]

According to the 2011 census, the taluk of Thanjavur had a population of 510,411 with 253,723 males and 256,688 females. There were 1012 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 78.51%. Of the children less than six years of age, 23,251 were male and 21,749 were female.[2]


  1. "Taluks of Tamil Nadu". Government of Tamil Nadu. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
  2. "Villages & Towns in Thanjavur Taluka of Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu".