Nelvai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 170 families residing in the village Nelvai. The total population of Nelvai is 621 out of which 315 are males and 306 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nelvai is 971.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nelvai village is 76 which is 12% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 35 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nelvai is 854 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Nelvai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nelvai is 78.5%. Thus Nelvai village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 89.05% and the female literacy rate is 67.9% in Nelvai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nelvai 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 Nelvai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.3% of total population in Nelvai village.
In Nelvai village out of total population, 328 were engaged in work activities. 97.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 328 workers engaged in Main Work, 152 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 78 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nelvai village in Cheyyar.