Vellarvelly is a village situated in Thalassery taluka of Kannur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,851 families residing in the village Vellarvelly. The total population of Vellarvelly is 7,769 out of which 3,834 are males and 3,935 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vellarvelly is 1,026.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vellarvelly village is 703 which is 9% of the total population. There are 365 male children and 338 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vellarvelly is 926 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,026) of Vellarvelly village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vellarvelly is 95.2%. Thus Vellarvelly village has higher literacy rate compared to 84.8% of Kannur district. The male literacy rate is 96.66% and the female literacy rate is 93.86% in Vellarvelly village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vellarvelly 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 Vellarvelly village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.8% of total population in Vellarvelly village.
In Vellarvelly village out of total population, 2,988 were engaged in work activities. 81.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,988 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 434 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vellarvelly village in Thalassery.