Valivalam is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 497 families residing in the village Valivalam. The total population of Valivalam is 1,935 out of which 934 are males and 1,001 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Valivalam is 1,072.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Valivalam village is 147 which is 8% of the total population. There are 70 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Valivalam is 1,100 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,072) of Valivalam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Valivalam is 90%. Thus Valivalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 94.33% and the female literacy rate is 86.04% in Valivalam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Valivalam 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 Valivalam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Valivalam village.
In Valivalam village out of total population, 802 were engaged in work activities. 58.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 802 workers engaged in Main Work, 43 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 140 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Valivalam village in Thirukkuvalai.