Denad is a village situated in Kotagiri taluka of The Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,309 families residing in the village Denad. The total population of Denad is 8,284 out of which 4,061 are males and 4,223 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Denad is 1,040.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Denad village is 680 which is 8% of the total population. There are 344 male children and 336 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Denad is 977 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,040) of Denad village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Denad is 83.4%. Thus Denad village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.5% of The Nilgiris district. The male literacy rate is 91.69% and the female literacy rate is 75.38% in Denad village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Denad village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Denad village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.5% of total population in Denad village.
In Denad village out of total population, 4,999 were engaged in work activities. 87.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,999 workers engaged in Main Work, 293 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 833 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Denad village in Kotagiri.