Vandazhi-I is a village situated in Alathur taluka of Palakkad district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,916 families residing in the village Vandazhi-I. The total population of Vandazhi-I is 13,128 out of which 6,501 are males and 6,627 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vandazhi-I is 1,019.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vandazhi-I village is 1431 which is 11% of the total population. There are 724 male children and 707 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vandazhi-I is 977 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,019) of Vandazhi-I village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vandazhi-I is 87%. Thus Vandazhi-I village has higher literacy rate compared to 79.7% of Palakkad district. The male literacy rate is 92.68% and the female literacy rate is 81.4% in Vandazhi-I village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vandazhi-I 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 Vandazhi-I village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Vandazhi-I village.
In Vandazhi-I village out of total population, 5,496 were engaged in work activities. 87% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,496 workers engaged in Main Work, 343 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,490 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vandazhi-I village in Alathur.