Valavanur is a Town Panchayat city situated in Viluppuram taluka of Viluppuram district. The Valavanur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,913 families residing in the Valavanur city. The total population of Valavanur is 16,745 out of which 8,361 are males and 8,384 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Valavanur is 1,003.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Valavanur city is 1840 which is 11% of the total population. There are 886 male children and 954 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Valavanur is 1,077 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,003).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Valavanur is 85.8%. Thus Valavanur has higher literacy rate compared to 71.9% of Viluppuram district. The male literacy rate is 91.93% and the female literacy rate is 79.68% in Valavanur.
Valavanur Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,913 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Valavanur Town Panchayat.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Valavanur.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Valavanur is 15,174 which is 90.62% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Valavanur is 1,283 which is 7.66% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Valavanur as per Census 2011.
|No Religion Specified||48||(0.29%)||25||23|
The total literacy rate of Valavanur was 85.82% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 12,792 literates, males were 6,872 while females were 5,920. Also the male literacy rate was 91.93% and the female literacy rate was 79.68% in Valavanur.
The Sex Ratio of Valavanur is 1,003. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,003 females in Valavanur. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,077 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,003 ) of Valavanur.
According to Census 2011, there were 1,840 children between age 0 to 6 years in Valavanur. Out of which 886 were male while 954 were female.
In Valavanur Town Panchayat out of total population, 6,417 were engaged in work activities. 76.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6,417 workers engaged in Main Work, 270 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 896 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Valavanur is further divided into 15 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||852||67.4%||972|
|2||Ward No - 2||933||77.8%||973|
|3||Ward No - 3||1,396||72.5%||989|
|4||Ward No - 4||1,205||63.4%||1,042|
|5||Ward No - 5||1,056||77.3%||1,004|
|6||Ward No - 6||1,385||73.3%||1,037|
|7||Ward No - 7||1,110||69.9%||1,018|
|8||Ward No - 8||2,365||83.3%||1,073|
|9||Ward No - 9||1,037||86.3%||920|
|10||Ward No - 10||1,298||82.5%||1,054|
|11||Ward No - 11||964||79.9%||1,051|
|12||Ward No - 12||380||87.4%||990|
|13||Ward No - 13||708||81.2%||893|
|14||Ward No - 14||729||80.5%||923|
|15||Ward No - 15||1,327||68.5%||951|