Velankanni is a Town Panchayat city in district of Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu. The Velankanni city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Velankanni Town Panchayat has population of 11,108 of which 5,327 are males while 5,781 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1223 which is 11.01 % of total population of Velankanni (TP). In Velankanni Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1085 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Velankanni is around 920 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Velankanni city is 84.99 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Velankanni, Male literacy is around 90.53 % while female literacy rate is 79.98 %.
Velankanni Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,753 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Velankanni Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.22 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.21 % of total population in Velankanni (TP).
Velankanni Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,885 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,777 were males while 1,108 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3885 working population, 75.83 % were engaged in Main Work while 24.17 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Velankanni 2021 Population
The next census for Velankanni Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.