Velankulam Population, Caste, Working Data Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Velankulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 75 families residing in the village Velankulam. The total population of Velankulam is 285 out of which 146 are males and 139 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Velankulam is 952.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Velankulam village is 38 which is 13% of the total population. There are 24 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Velankulam is 583 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Velankulam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Velankulam is 82.6%. Thus Velankulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 92.62% and the female literacy rate is 72.8% in Velankulam village.

Population
285
Families
75
Literacy
82.59%
Sex Ratio
952

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

Velankulam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 38 24 14
Literacy 82.59% 92.62% 72.8%
Scheduled Caste 47 22 25
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 81 33 48

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Velankulam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Velankulam village out of total population, 156 were engaged in work activities. 99.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 156 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 155 85 70
Cultivators 98 53 45
Agriculture Labourer 21 7 14
Household Industries 8 1 7
Other Workers 28 24 4
Marginal Workers 1 0 1
Non Working 129 61 68

Map of Velankulam, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Velankulam, Palayamkottai

Below are the list of villages near Velankulam village in Palayamkottai.

Village Population
Ariyakulam 4,130
Melaputhaneri 920
Naduvakurichi 3,859
Paraikkulam 413
Udayarkulam 955
Uthamapandiyankulam 547
Vagaikulam 364
Parpakulam 1,182
Nochikulam 2,670
Maruthur 1,247

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