Kallampalayam is a village situated in Kotagiri taluka of The Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 564 families residing in the village Kallampalayam. The total population of Kallampalayam is 1,691 out of which 851 are males and 840 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kallampalayam is 987.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kallampalayam village is 136 which is 8% of the total population. There are 78 male children and 58 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kallampalayam is 744 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (987) of Kallampalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kallampalayam is 64.6%. Thus Kallampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 77.5% of The Nilgiris district. The male literacy rate is 73.87% and the female literacy rate is 55.37% in Kallampalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kallampalayam 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 Kallampalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 31.2% of total population in Kallampalayam village.
In Kallampalayam village out of total population, 1,083 were engaged in work activities. 95.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,083 workers engaged in Main Work, 169 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 631 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kallampalayam village in Kotagiri.