Kalkunam Population, Caste, Working Data Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Kalkunam is a village situated in Kurinjipadi taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 606 families residing in the village Kalkunam. The total population of Kalkunam is 2,506 out of which 1,301 are males and 1,205 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kalkunam is 926.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalkunam village is 266 which is 11% of the total population. There are 153 male children and 113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalkunam is 739 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (926) of Kalkunam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kalkunam is 67.6%. Thus Kalkunam village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 76.92% and the female literacy rate is 57.78% in Kalkunam village.

Population
2,506
Families
606
Literacy
67.59%
Sex Ratio
926

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

Kalkunam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 266 153 113
Literacy 67.59% 76.92% 57.78%
Scheduled Caste 783 409 374
Scheduled Tribe 27 13 14
Illiterate 992 418 574

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.1% of total population in Kalkunam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kalkunam village out of total population, 1,180 were engaged in work activities. 72.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,180 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 704 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 859 569 290
Cultivators 60 51 9
Agriculture Labourer 704 439 265
Household Industries 10 6 4
Other Workers 85 73 12
Marginal Workers 321 161 160
Non Working 1,326 571 755

Map of Kalkunam, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Kalkunam, Kurinjipadi

Below are the list of villages near Kalkunam village in Kurinjipadi.

Village Population
Kurinjipadi 1,400
Guruvappanpettai 823
Arangamangalam 1,641
Buddampadi 973
Melapuduppettai 1,329
Maruvay 2,159
Aduragaram 3,481
Nayinakuppam 932
Kothavacheri 1,538
Kolakkudi 1,635

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