Belur Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Belur is a medium size village located in Gangavalli Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 496 families residing. The Belur village has population of 1644 of which 837 are males while 807 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Belur village population of children with age 0-6 is 162 which makes up 9.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Belur village is 964 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Belur as per census is 841, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Belur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Belur village was 64.64 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Belur Male literacy stands at 74.23 % while female literacy rate was 54.84 %.

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

Belur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 496 - -
Population 1,644 837 807
Child (0-6) 162 88 74
Schedule Caste 19 7 12
Schedule Tribe 1,070 539 531
Literacy 64.64 % 74.23 % 54.84 %
Total Workers 1,071 545 526
Main Worker 961 - -
Marginal Worker 110 32 78

Caste Factor

In Belur village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 65.09 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.16 % of total population in Belur village.

Work Profile

In Belur village out of total population, 1071 were engaged in work activities. 89.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1071 workers engaged in Main Work, 375 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 526 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