Ayothiapattinam Ward No 05, with population of 806 is Ayothiapattinam city's the 7th most populous ward, located in Vazhapadi sub district of Salem district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 806 people, among them 393 (49%) are male and 413 (51%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ayothiapattinam Ward No 05 is 10%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 211 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 56.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 514. Female population growth rate of the ward is 67.9% which is 21.3% higher than male population growth rate of 46.6%. General caste population has increased by 40.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1400%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50% and child population has increased by 38.6% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1051 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1055, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 1324 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 133 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 424 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 535 people in the ward are literate, among them 299 are male and 236 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0005 is 74%. 83% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0005 has 37% (298) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 16% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.