velampalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

velampalayam is a village situated in Palladam taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 971 families residing in the village velampalayam. The total population of velampalayam is 3,512 out of which 1,789 are males and 1,723 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of velampalayam is 963.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in velampalayam village is 369 which is 11% of the total population. There are 185 male children and 184 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of velampalayam is 995 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (963) of velampalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of velampalayam is 66.8%. Thus velampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 75.56% and the female literacy rate is 57.76% in velampalayam village.

Population
3,512
Families
971
Literacy
66.85%
Sex Ratio
963

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

velampalayam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 369 185 184
Literacy 66.85% 75.56% 57.76%
Scheduled Caste 497 247 250
Scheduled Tribe 6 3 3
Illiterate 1,411 577 834

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in velampalayam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In velampalayam village out of total population, 1,873 were engaged in work activities. 98.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,873 workers engaged in Main Work, 282 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 503 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,852 1,162 690
Cultivators 282 179 103
Agriculture Labourer 503 164 339
Household Industries 164 104 60
Other Workers 903 715 188
Marginal Workers 21 8 13
Non Working 1,639 619 1,020

Map of velampalayam, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to velampalayam, Palladam

Below are the list of villages near velampalayam village in Palladam.

Village Population
Poomalur 7,605
Naranapuram 14,018
Velarasivadamalaipalayam 4,487
Ganapathipalayam 14,022
Sukkampalayam 4,420
Vavipalayam 6,468
Ichipatti 9,527
Kethanur 3,797
Kodangipalayam 6,987
Elavanthi 2,309

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