Keelakottai Population - Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu

Keelakottai is a medium size village located in Ottapidaram Taluka of Thoothukkudi district, Tamil Nadu with total 514 families residing. The Keelakottai village has population of 1807 of which 901 are males while 906 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Keelakottai village population of children with age 0-6 is 172 which makes up 9.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Keelakottai village is 1006 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Keelakottai as per census is 792, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Keelakottai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Keelakottai village was 79.82 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Keelakottai Male literacy stands at 85.96 % while female literacy rate was 73.86 %.

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

Keelakottai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 514 - -
Population 1,807 901 906
Child (0-6) 172 96 76
Schedule Caste 1,399 705 694
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.82 % 85.96 % 73.86 %
Total Workers 1,093 541 552
Main Worker 642 - -
Marginal Worker 451 206 245

Caste Factor

In Keelakottai village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 77.42 % of total population in Keelakottai village. The village Keelakottai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Keelakottai village out of total population, 1093 were engaged in work activities. 58.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1093 workers engaged in Main Work, 47 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 481 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