Vellai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 123 families residing in the village Vellai. The total population of Vellai is 457 out of which 233 are males and 224 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vellai is 961.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vellai village is 55 which is 12% of the total population. There are 27 male children and 28 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vellai is 1,037 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (961) of Vellai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vellai is 61.7%. Thus Vellai village has lower literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 72.33% and the female literacy rate is 50.51% in Vellai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vellai 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 Vellai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Vellai village.
In Vellai village out of total population, 288 were engaged in work activities. 54.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 288 workers engaged in Main Work, 20 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vellai village in Cheyyar.