Keelanatham Population, Caste, Working Data Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Keelanatham is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,013 families residing in the village Keelanatham. The total population of Keelanatham is 11,570 out of which 5,754 are males and 5,816 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Keelanatham is 1,011.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Keelanatham village is 1104 which is 10% of the total population. There are 555 male children and 549 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Keelanatham is 989 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,011) of Keelanatham village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Keelanatham is 93.2%. Thus Keelanatham village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 95.86% and the female literacy rate is 90.49% in Keelanatham village.

Population
11,570
Families
3,013
Literacy
93.16%
Sex Ratio
1,011

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Keelanatham village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Keelanatham Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Keelanatham village.

Total Male Female
Children 1,104 555 549
Literacy 93.16% 95.86% 90.49%
Scheduled Caste 1,729 882 847
Scheduled Tribe 11 4 7
Illiterate 1,820 770 1,050

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Keelanatham village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Keelanatham village out of total population, 4,213 were engaged in work activities. 87.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,213 workers engaged in Main Work, 153 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 403 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,698 2,792 906
Cultivators 153 129 24
Agriculture Labourer 403 282 121
Household Industries 120 56 64
Other Workers 3,022 2,325 697
Marginal Workers 515 278 237
Non Working 7,357 2,684 4,673

Map of Keelanatham, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Keelanatham, Palayamkottai

Below are the list of villages near Keelanatham village in Palayamkottai.

Village Population
Melapattam 2,054
Palayamchettikulam 2,034
Manappadaividu 1,674
Avanapperi 358
Thirumalaikolunthupuram 2,422
Thiruthu 52
Keelapattam 2,365
Maruthur 1,247
Kansapuram 1,042
Vagaikulam 364

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