Vellakulam is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 178 families residing in the village Vellakulam. The total population of Vellakulam is 830 out of which 420 are males and 410 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vellakulam is 976.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vellakulam village is 101 which is 12% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 57 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vellakulam is 1,295 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (976) of Vellakulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vellakulam is 81.9%. Thus Vellakulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 89.89% and the female literacy rate is 73.37% in Vellakulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vellakulam 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 Vellakulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Vellakulam village.
In Vellakulam village out of total population, 517 were engaged in work activities. 52% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 517 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 194 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vellakulam village in Cheyyar.