Valavanur Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

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.

Population
16,745
Literacy
85.8%
Sex Ratio
1,003

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.

Valavanur Town Panchayat

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Valavanur Town Panchayat.

Total Male Female
Children 1,840 886 954
Literacy 85.8% 82.2% 70.6%
Scheduled Caste 2,975 1,503 1,472
Scheduled Tribe 109 48 61
Illiterate 3,953 1,489 2,464

Caste-wise Population - Valavanur

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Valavanur.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,975 1,503 1,472
Schedule Tribe 109 48 61

Religion-wise Population - 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.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 15,174 (90.62%) 7,584 7,590
Muslim 1,283 (7.66%) 637 646
Christian 226 (1.35%) 110 116
Sikh 1 (0.01%) 1 0
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 13 (0.08%) 4 9
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 48 (0.29%) 25 23

Literacy Rate - Valavanur

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.

  Valavanur Tamil Nadu
Female 79.68% 73.44%
Male 91.93% 86.77%
Total 85.82% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - 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.


Child Population - 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.


Working Population - Valavanur

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.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,913 3,904 1,009
Cultivators 270 252 18
Agriculture Labourer 896 553 343
Household Industries 120 80 40
Other Workers 3,627 3,019 608
Marginal Workers 1,504 905 599
Non Working 10,328 3,552 6,776

Valavanur Wards

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.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
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

Map of Valavanur, Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu


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