Derisanamcope is a village situated in Thovala taluka of Kanniyakumari district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,650 families residing in the village Derisanamcope. The total population of Derisanamcope is 5,803 out of which 2,899 are males and 2,904 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Derisanamcope is 1,002.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Derisanamcope village is 545 which is 9% of the total population. There are 295 male children and 250 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Derisanamcope is 847 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,002) of Derisanamcope village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Derisanamcope is 88%. Thus Derisanamcope village has higher literacy rate compared to 82.8% of Kanniyakumari district. The male literacy rate is 90.71% and the female literacy rate is 85.31% in Derisanamcope village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Derisanamcope 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 Derisanamcope village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Derisanamcope village.
In Derisanamcope village out of total population, 2,539 were engaged in work activities. 67.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,539 workers engaged in Main Work, 118 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 488 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Derisanamcope village in Thovala.