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Vadakkalur Population - Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Vadakkalur is a large village located in Coimbatore North Taluka of Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu with total 1567 families residing. The Vadakkalur village has population of 5640 of which 2784 are males while 2856 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Vadakkalur village population of children with age 0-6 is 455 which makes up 8.07 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Vadakkalur village is 1026 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Vadakkalur as per census is 1116, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Vadakkalur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Vadakkalur village was 71.42 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Vadakkalur Male literacy stands at 81.43 % while female literacy rate was 61.58 %.

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

Vadakkalur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,567 - -
Population 5,640 2,784 2,856
Child (0-6) 455 215 240
Schedule Caste 1,645 808 837
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 71.42 % 81.43 % 61.58 %
Total Workers 3,234 1,932 1,302
Main Worker 3,047 - -
Marginal Worker 187 92 95

Caste Factor

Vadakkalur village of Coimbatore has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.17 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.02 % of total population in Vadakkalur village.

Work Profile

In Vadakkalur village out of total population, 3234 were engaged in work activities. 94.22 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.78 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3234 workers engaged in Main Work, 524 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 655 were Agricultural labourer.