Salayampalayam Population - Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu

Salayampalayam is a large village located in Viluppuram Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 1812 families residing. The Salayampalayam village has population of 7776 of which 3897 are males while 3879 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salayampalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 889 which makes up 11.43 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salayampalayam village is 995 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Salayampalayam as per census is 876, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Salayampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Salayampalayam village was 79.31 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Salayampalayam Male literacy stands at 87.00 % while female literacy rate was 71.71 %.

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

Salayampalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,812 - -
Population 7,776 3,897 3,879
Child (0-6) 889 474 415
Schedule Caste 3,053 1,535 1,518
Schedule Tribe 41 23 18
Literacy 79.31 % 87.00 % 71.71 %
Total Workers 3,770 2,469 1,301
Main Worker 3,523 - -
Marginal Worker 247 123 124

Caste Factor

In Salayampalayam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.26 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.53 % of total population in Salayampalayam village.

Work Profile

In Salayampalayam village out of total population, 3770 were engaged in work activities. 93.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3770 workers engaged in Main Work, 320 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2482 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