Veppanatham Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Veppanatham is a medium size village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 533 families residing. The Veppanatham village has population of 1956 of which 968 are males while 988 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Veppanatham village population of children with age 0-6 is 211 which makes up 10.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Veppanatham village is 1021 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Veppanatham as per census is 636, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Veppanatham village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Veppanatham village was 68.77 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Veppanatham Male literacy stands at 79.62 % while female literacy rate was 58.72 %.

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

Veppanatham Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 533 - -
Population 1,956 968 988
Child (0-6) 211 129 82
Schedule Caste 528 262 266
Schedule Tribe 27 14 13
Literacy 68.77 % 79.62 % 58.72 %
Total Workers 1,338 642 696
Main Worker 1,242 - -
Marginal Worker 96 43 53

Caste Factor

Veppanatham village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.99 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.38 % of total population in Veppanatham village.

Work Profile

In Veppanatham village out of total population, 1338 were engaged in work activities. 92.83 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.17 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1338 workers engaged in Main Work, 502 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 562 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