Ayothiapattinam Ward No 09, with population of 868 is Ayothiapattinam city's the 5th most populous ward, located in Vazhapadi sub district of Salem district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 868 people, among them 434 (50%) are male and 434 (50%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ayothiapattinam Ward No 09 is 9%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 239 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 55.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 557. Female population growth rate of the ward is 60.7% which is 9.5% higher than male population growth rate of 51.2%. General caste population has increased by 51%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 150% and child population has increased by 22.2% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 986, in schedule caste is 1273 and in schedule tribe is 4000. There are 1139 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 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 286 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 715 people in the ward are literate, among them 378 are male and 337 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0009 is 90%. 95% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0009 has 40% (345) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 21% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.