Valakarai Population, Caste, Working Data Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Valakarai is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 457 families residing in the village Valakarai. The total population of Valakarai is 1,658 out of which 821 are males and 837 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Valakarai is 1,019.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Valakarai village is 173 which is 10% of the total population. There are 89 male children and 84 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Valakarai is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,019) of Valakarai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Valakarai is 73.7%. Thus Valakarai village has lower literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 81.56% and the female literacy rate is 66.14% in Valakarai village.

Population
1,658
Families
457
Literacy
73.74%
Sex Ratio
1,019

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

Valakarai Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 173 89 84
Literacy 73.74% 81.56% 66.14%
Scheduled Caste 1,085 535 550
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 563 224 339

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Valakarai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Valakarai village out of total population, 845 were engaged in work activities. 17% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 845 workers engaged in Main Work, 5 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 95 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 144 94 50
Cultivators 5 3 2
Agriculture Labourer 95 51 44
Household Industries 5 5 0
Other Workers 39 35 4
Marginal Workers 701 404 297
Non Working 813 323 490

Map of Valakarai, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Valakarai, Thirukkuvalai

Below are the list of villages near Valakarai village in Thirukkuvalai.

Village Population
Meenamanallur 2,397
Esanur 925
Madapuram 1,527
Thiruvaimur 2,102
Malavelakarai 1,718
Ettugudi 1,573
Thirukuvalai 4,255
Vallam 495
Keeramber 796
Karugudi 641

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