Kankatti Ala is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 144 families residing in the village Kankatti Ala. The total population of Kankatti Ala is 639 out of which 314 are males and 325 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kankatti Ala is 1,035.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kankatti Ala village is 74 which is 12% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kankatti Ala is 682 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,035) of Kankatti Ala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kankatti Ala is 64.6%. Thus Kankatti Ala village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 70% and the female literacy rate is 59.66% in Kankatti Ala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kankatti Ala 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 Kankatti Ala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 94.8% of total population in Kankatti Ala village.
In Kankatti Ala village out of total population, 383 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 383 workers engaged in Main Work, 172 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 198 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kankatti Ala village in Vazhapadi.