Velamur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Velamur is a large village located in Maduranthakam Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 759 families residing. The Velamur village has population of 3057 of which 1545 are males while 1512 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Velamur village population of children with age 0-6 is 298 which makes up 9.75 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Velamur village is 979 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Velamur as per census is 923, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Velamur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Velamur village was 69.26 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Velamur Male literacy stands at 77.77 % while female literacy rate was 60.63 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Velamur 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 Velamur village.

Velamur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 759 - -
Population 3,057 1,545 1,512
Child (0-6) 298 155 143
Schedule Caste 722 369 353
Schedule Tribe 31 17 14
Literacy 69.26 % 77.77 % 60.63 %
Total Workers 1,588 937 651
Main Worker 1,371 - -
Marginal Worker 217 36 181

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.62 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.01 % of total population in Velamur village.

Work Profile

In Velamur village out of total population, 1588 were engaged in work activities. 86.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1588 workers engaged in Main Work, 412 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 733 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