Velampalayam Population - Erode, Tamil Nadu

Velampalayam is a medium size village located in Erode Taluka of Erode district, Tamil Nadu with total 120 families residing. The Velampalayam village has population of 360 of which 177 are males while 183 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Velampalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 27 which makes up 7.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Velampalayam village is 1034 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Velampalayam as per census is 800, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Velampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Velampalayam village was 66.07 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Velampalayam Male literacy stands at 79.01 % while female literacy rate was 53.80 %.

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

Velampalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 120 - -
Population 360 177 183
Child (0-6) 27 15 12
Schedule Caste 122 61 61
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.07 % 79.01 % 53.80 %
Total Workers 224 121 103
Main Worker 221 - -
Marginal Worker 3 1 2

Caste Factor

Velampalayam village of Erode has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.89 % of total population in Velampalayam village. The village Velampalayam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Velampalayam village out of total population, 224 were engaged in work activities. 98.66 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.34 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 224 workers engaged in Main Work, 55 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 108 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