Kolappadu is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 811 families residing in the village Kolappadu. The total population of Kolappadu is 3,020 out of which 1,502 are males and 1,518 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kolappadu is 1,011.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kolappadu village is 312 which is 10% of the total population. There are 155 male children and 157 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kolappadu is 1,013 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,011) of Kolappadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kolappadu is 81.5%. Thus Kolappadu village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 89.38% and the female literacy rate is 73.77% in Kolappadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kolappadu 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 Kolappadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kolappadu village.
In Kolappadu village out of total population, 1,370 were engaged in work activities. 39.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,370 workers engaged in Main Work, 52 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 309 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kolappadu village in Thirukkuvalai.