Sivasaailam Village, with population of 1837 is Ambasamudram sub district's the 20th least populous village, located in Ambasamudram sub district of Tirunelveli district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Sivasaailam village is 10 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 192 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Alwarkurichi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sivasaailam village is 627412. The village comes under Sivasailam panchayat. Ambasamudram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Tirunelveli which is 66 km away.


The village is home to 1837 people, among them 932 (51%) are male and 905 (49%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sivasaailam village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 486 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sivasaailam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,837 1,500 337 0 195
Male 932 764 168 0 101
Female 905 736 169 0 94

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 963, in schedule caste is 1006. There are 931 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1335 people in the village are literate, among them 730 are male and 605 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sivasaailam is 81%. 88% of male and 75% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Sivasaailam has 50% (915) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 49% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sivasaailam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 47 3 50
Male 51 48 3 50
Female 49 47 3 51