Keelkuppam is a village situated in Pochampalli taluka of Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 672 families residing in the village Keelkuppam. The total population of Keelkuppam is 2,560 out of which 1,326 are males and 1,234 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Keelkuppam is 931.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Keelkuppam village is 239 which is 9% of the total population. There are 118 male children and 121 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Keelkuppam is 1,025 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (931) of Keelkuppam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Keelkuppam is 77.7%. Thus Keelkuppam village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.2% of Krishnagiri district. The male literacy rate is 85.43% and the female literacy rate is 69.27% in Keelkuppam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Keelkuppam 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 Keelkuppam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Keelkuppam village.
In Keelkuppam village out of total population, 1,065 were engaged in work activities. 69.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,065 workers engaged in Main Work, 168 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 467 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Keelkuppam village in Pochampalli.