Vellimalai Ward No 02, with population of 776 is Vellimalai city's the 8th least populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 776 people, among them 380 (49%) are male and 396 (51%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 02 is 8%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 206 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 832. Female population growth rate of the ward is -2.2% which is 8.8% higher than male population growth rate of -11%. General caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -27.5% and child population has decreased by -34% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1042 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1039, in schedule caste is 1083. There are 1000 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 94 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 291 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 611 people in the ward are literate, among them 316 are male and 295 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0002 is 86%. 91% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0002 has 33% (254) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 2% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.