Velusamudram is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 155 families residing in the village Velusamudram. The total population of Velusamudram is 555 out of which 289 are males and 266 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Velusamudram is 920.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Velusamudram village is 46 which is 8% of the total population. There are 30 male children and 16 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Velusamudram is 533 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (920) of Velusamudram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Velusamudram is 66%. Thus Velusamudram village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 75.68% and the female literacy rate is 56% in Velusamudram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Velusamudram 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 Velusamudram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Velusamudram village.
In Velusamudram village out of total population, 430 were engaged in work activities. 71.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 430 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 29 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Velusamudram village in Palani.