Vallam is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 132 families residing in the village Vallam. The total population of Vallam is 495 out of which 252 are males and 243 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vallam is 964.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vallam village is 53 which is 11% of the total population. There are 26 male children and 27 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vallam is 1,038 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (964) of Vallam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vallam is 75.3%. Thus Vallam village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 81.86% and the female literacy rate is 68.52% in Vallam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vallam 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 Vallam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 86.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Vallam village.
In Vallam village out of total population, 282 were engaged in work activities. 99.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 282 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 260 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vallam village in Thirukkuvalai.