Govindampalayam Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Govindampalayam is a large village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 580 families residing. The Govindampalayam village has population of 2177 of which 1097 are males while 1080 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Govindampalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 195 which makes up 8.96 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Govindampalayam village is 985 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Govindampalayam as per census is 667, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Govindampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Govindampalayam village was 70.89 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Govindampalayam Male literacy stands at 80.00 % while female literacy rate was 61.98 %.

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

Govindampalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 580 - -
Population 2,177 1,097 1,080
Child (0-6) 195 117 78
Schedule Caste 758 395 363
Schedule Tribe 21 12 9
Literacy 70.89 % 80.00 % 61.98 %
Total Workers 1,305 649 656
Main Worker 1,225 - -
Marginal Worker 80 44 36

Caste Factor

Govindampalayam village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.82 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.96 % of total population in Govindampalayam village.

Work Profile

In Govindampalayam village out of total population, 1305 were engaged in work activities. 93.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1305 workers engaged in Main Work, 165 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 838 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