Edayalam Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Edayalam is a medium size village located in Maduranthakam Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 248 families residing. The Edayalam village has population of 1016 of which 525 are males while 491 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Edayalam village population of children with age 0-6 is 86 which makes up 8.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Edayalam village is 935 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Edayalam as per census is 1150, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Edayalam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Edayalam village was 73.01 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Edayalam Male literacy stands at 83.30 % while female literacy rate was 61.80 %.

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

Edayalam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 248 - -
Population 1,016 525 491
Child (0-6) 86 40 46
Schedule Caste 349 179 170
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.01 % 83.30 % 61.80 %
Total Workers 605 343 262
Main Worker 477 - -
Marginal Worker 128 12 116

Caste Factor

Edayalam village of Kancheepuram has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.35 % of total population in Edayalam village. The village Edayalam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Edayalam village out of total population, 605 were engaged in work activities. 78.84 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.16 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 605 workers engaged in Main Work, 43 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 307 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