Devasthanam is a Census Town city situated in Vaniyambadi taluka of Vellore district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,166 families residing in the Devasthanam city. The total population of Devasthanam is 4,963 out of which 2,497 are males and 2,466 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Devasthanam is 988.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Devasthanam city is 544 which is 11% of the total population. There are 289 male children and 255 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Devasthanam is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (988).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Devasthanam is 80%. Thus Devasthanam has higher literacy rate compared to 79.2% of Vellore district. The male literacy rate is 86.59% and the female literacy rate is 73.32% in Devasthanam.
Devasthanam Census Town has total administration over 1,166 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Devasthanam Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Devasthanam.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Devasthanam is 4,889 which is 98.51% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Devasthanam is 7 which is 0.14% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Devasthanam as per Census 2011.
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The total literacy rate of Devasthanam was 79.95% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 3,533 literates, males were 1,912 while females were 1,621. Also the male literacy rate was 86.59% and the female literacy rate was 73.32% in Devasthanam.
The Sex Ratio of Devasthanam is 988. Thus per every 1000 men there were 988 females in Devasthanam. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 988 ) of Devasthanam.
According to Census 2011, there were 544 children between age 0 to 6 years in Devasthanam. Out of which 289 were male while 255 were female.
In Devasthanam Census Town out of total population, 2,403 were engaged in work activities. 76.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,403 workers engaged in Main Work, 104 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 328 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Devasthanam is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
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