Vellalakundam Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Vellalakundam is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,843 families residing in the village Vellalakundam. The total population of Vellalakundam is 6,904 out of which 3,470 are males and 3,434 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vellalakundam is 990.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vellalakundam village is 695 which is 10% of the total population. There are 372 male children and 323 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vellalakundam is 868 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Vellalakundam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vellalakundam is 72.2%. Thus Vellalakundam village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 82.38% and the female literacy rate is 62.1% in Vellalakundam village.

Population
6,904
Families
1,843
Literacy
72.22%
Sex Ratio
990

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

Vellalakundam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 695 372 323
Literacy 72.22% 82.38% 62.1%
Scheduled Caste 1,660 808 852
Scheduled Tribe 22 12 10
Illiterate 2,420 918 1,502

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Vellalakundam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Vellalakundam village out of total population, 3,838 were engaged in work activities. 88.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,838 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,033 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,042 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,403 2,028 1,375
Cultivators 1,033 593 440
Agriculture Labourer 1,042 425 617
Household Industries 69 24 45
Other Workers 1,259 986 273
Marginal Workers 435 181 254
Non Working 3,066 1,261 1,805

Map of Vellalakundam, Salem, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Vellalakundam, Vazhapadi

Below are the list of villages near Vellalakundam village in Vazhapadi.

Village Population
Kavurkkalpatti 1,279
Chenrayapalayam 1,439
Mettupatti 4,502
Kattuveppilaipatti 4,297
M.Perumalpalayam 5,232
Muttampatti 3,731
Mannayakanpatti 2,201
Singipuram 6,868
Somanpatti 2,206
Tukkiyampalayam 5,385

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