Veppadi Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Veppadi is a medium size village located in Gangavalli Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 372 families residing. The Veppadi village has population of 1399 of which 706 are males while 693 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Veppadi village population of children with age 0-6 is 131 which makes up 9.36 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Veppadi village is 982 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Veppadi as per census is 1047, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Veppadi village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Veppadi village was 60.73 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Veppadi Male literacy stands at 67.76 % while female literacy rate was 53.51 %.

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

Veppadi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 372 - -
Population 1,399 706 693
Child (0-6) 131 64 67
Schedule Caste 11 3 8
Schedule Tribe 827 416 411
Literacy 60.73 % 67.76 % 53.51 %
Total Workers 894 475 419
Main Worker 707 - -
Marginal Worker 187 87 100

Caste Factor

In Veppadi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 59.11 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.79 % of total population in Veppadi village.

Work Profile

In Veppadi village out of total population, 894 were engaged in work activities. 79.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 894 workers engaged in Main Work, 573 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 105 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