Ayothiapattinam Ward No 12, with population of 1365 is Ayothiapattinam city's the most populous ward, located in Vazhapadi sub district of Salem district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 1365 people, among them 690 (51%) are male and 675 (49%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ayothiapattinam Ward No 12 is 8%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 342 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 25.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1087. Female population growth rate of the ward is 24.5% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of 26.6%. General caste population has increased by 25.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60% and child population has decreased by -19.1% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 864 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 107 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1020 people in the ward are literate, among them 549 are male and 471 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0012 is 81%. 87% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Workers profile

Ayothiapattinam WARD NO.-0012 has 50% (683) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 37% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.