Egai Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Egai is a medium size village located in Tirukalukundram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 272 families residing. The Egai village has population of 1039 of which 506 are males while 533 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Egai village population of children with age 0-6 is 114 which makes up 10.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Egai village is 1053 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Egai as per census is 932, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Egai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Egai village was 66.27 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Egai Male literacy stands at 78.30 % while female literacy rate was 55.02 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Egai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Egai village.

Egai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 272 - -
Population 1,039 506 533
Child (0-6) 114 59 55
Schedule Caste 201 96 105
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.27 % 78.30 % 55.02 %
Total Workers 479 312 167
Main Worker 421 - -
Marginal Worker 58 18 40

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.35 % of total population in Egai village. The village Egai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Egai village out of total population, 479 were engaged in work activities. 87.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 479 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 143 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149