Kilvelur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu

Kilvelur Taluka of Nagapattinam district has total population of 138,474 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 68,298 are males while 70,176 are females. In 2011 there were total 36,871 families residing in Kilvelur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Kilvelur Taluka is 1,027.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 14% people lives in Urban areas while 86% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.1% while that in the rural areas is 83.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kilvelur Taluka is 1,073 while that of Rural areas is 1,020.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kilvelur Taluka is 14313 which is 10% of the total population. There are 7342 male children and 6971 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kilvelur Taluka is 949 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Kilvelur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Kilvelur Taluka is 83.72%. The male literacy rate is 80.73% and the female literacy rate is 69.55% in Kilvelur Taluka.

Population
138,474
Literacy
83.72%
Sex Ratio
1,027

To facilitate the administration, Kilvelur Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 53 villages.

Kilvelur Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kilvelur Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 14,313 7,342 6,971
Literacy 83.72% 80.73% 69.55%
Scheduled Caste 55,874 27,565 28,309
Scheduled Tribe 323 152 171
Illiterate 34,532 13,161 21,371

Caste-wise Population - Kilvelur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Kilvelur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 55,874 27,565 28,309
Schedule Tribe 323 152 171

Religion-wise Population - Kilvelur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 124,431 (89.86%) 61,600 62,831
Muslim 7,266 (5.25%) 3,469 3,797
Christian 6,408 (4.63%) 3,037 3,371
Sikh 7 (0.01%) 4 3
Buddhist 8 (0.01%) 4 4
Jain 3 (0%) 2 1
Other Religion 3 (0%) 1 2
No Religion Specified 348 (0.25%) 181 167

Literacy Rate - Kilvelur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Kilvelur Taluka in 2011 were 83.72% in which, male and female literacy were 90.45% and 77.22% respectively. Total literate in Kilvelur Taluka were 103,942 of which male and female were 55,137 and 48,805 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kilvelur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Kilvelur Taluka is 1,027 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,027 females in Kilvelur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 949 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,027 ) of Kilvelur Taluka.


Child Population - Kilvelur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 14,313 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kilvelur Taluka. Out of which 14,313 were male while 14,313 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kilvelur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 4,904 families under Kilvelur Taluka living in urban areas while 4,904 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 14% of total population of Kilvelur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 86% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,072 while that in rural region is 12,241.

Total Urban Rural
Population 138,474 19,380 119,094
Children (0 - 6 years) 14,313 2,072 12,241
Schedule Caste 55,874 4,602 51,272
Schedule Tribe 323 37 286
Literacy 83.72% 87.06% 83.17%
Sex Ratio 1,027 1,073 1,020

Working Population - Kilvelur Taluka

In Kilvelur Taluka out of total population, 63,537 were engaged in work activities. 75% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 63,537 workers engaged in Main Work, 6,485 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27,267 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 47,681 31,598 16,083
Cultivators 6,485 5,146 1,339
Agriculture Labourer 27,267 15,059 12,208
Household Industries 568 416 152
Other Workers 13,361 10,977 2,384
Marginal Workers 15,856 8,100 7,756
Non Working 74,937 28,600 46,337

Kilvelur Taluka Map


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