Valparai Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Valparai is a Municipality city situated in Valparai taluka of Coimbatore district. The Valparai city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 19,017 families residing in the Valparai city. The total population of Valparai is 70,859 out of which 35,204 are males and 35,655 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Valparai is 1,013.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Valparai city is 5007 which is 7% of the total population. There are 2564 male children and 2443 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Valparai is 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,013).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Valparai is 84.4%. Thus Valparai has higher literacy rate compared to 84% of Coimbatore district. The male literacy rate is 91.52% and the female literacy rate is 77.48% in Valparai.

Population
70,859
Literacy
84.4%
Sex Ratio
1,013

Valparai Municipality has total administration over 19,017 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Valparai Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Valparai Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 5,007 2,564 2,443
Literacy 84.4% 84.9% 72.2%
Scheduled Caste 42,286 20,943 21,343
Scheduled Tribe 1,241 636 605
Illiterate 15,257 5,333 9,924

Caste-wise Population - Valparai

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 59.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Valparai.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 42,286 20,943 21,343
Schedule Tribe 1,241 636 605

Religion-wise Population - Valparai

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Valparai is 58,703 which is 82.84% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Valparai is 2,458 which is 3.47% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Valparai as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 58,703 (82.84%) 29,185 29,518
Muslim 2,458 (3.47%) 1,250 1,208
Christian 9,570 (13.51%) 4,705 4,865
Sikh 12 (0.02%) 5 7
Buddhist 9 (0.01%) 6 3
Jain 3 (0%) 1 2
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 103 (0.15%) 51 52

Literacy Rate - Valparai

The total literacy rate of Valparai was 84.43% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 55,602 literates, males were 29,871 while females were 25,731. Also the male literacy rate was 91.52% and the female literacy rate was 77.48% in Valparai.

  Valparai Tamil Nadu
Female 77.48% 73.44%
Male 91.52% 86.77%
Total 84.43% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Valparai

The Sex Ratio of Valparai is 1,013. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,013 females in Valparai. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,013 ) of Valparai.


Child Population - Valparai

According to Census 2011, there were 5,007 children between age 0 to 6 years in Valparai. Out of which 2,564 were male while 2,443 were female.


Working Population - Valparai

In Valparai Municipality out of total population, 38,440 were engaged in work activities. 89.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 38,440 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,828 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 34,446 18,525 15,921
Cultivators 107 60 47
Agriculture Labourer 4,828 2,229 2,599
Household Industries 173 111 62
Other Workers 29,338 16,125 13,213
Marginal Workers 3,994 2,089 1,905
Non Working 32,419 14,590 17,829

Valparai Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Valparai is further divided into 21 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,823 71.6% 944
2 Ward No - 2 3,778 79.6% 1,048
3 Ward No - 3 3,073 78.5% 1,035
4 Ward No - 4 2,900 80% 1,001
5 Ward No - 5 3,705 83% 1,011
6 Ward No - 6 3,417 78.1% 1,046
7 Ward No - 7 3,018 84% 992
8 Ward No - 8 4,067 80.7% 1,006
9 Ward No - 9 6,325 79% 1,005
10 Ward No - 10 3,233 81.4% 1,035
11 Ward No - 11 2,805 80.3% 973
12 Ward No - 12 2,623 78.1% 1,002
13 Ward No - 13 3,644 77.9% 1,024
14 Ward No - 14 3,448 76.7% 1,027
15 Ward No - 15 3,478 77.8% 968
16 Ward No - 16 2,922 84.3% 1,010
17 Ward No - 17 4,003 78% 1,017
18 Ward No - 18 2,910 78.3% 1,045
19 Ward No - 19 3,417 72.5% 1,022
20 Ward No - 20 2,923 73.9% 1,014
21 Ward No - 21 2,347 70.9% 1,046

Map of Valparai, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu


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