Vellimalai Ward No 03, with population of 878 is Vellimalai city's the 7th most populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 878 people, among them 430 (49%) are male and 448 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 03 is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 246 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 761. Female population growth rate of the ward is 15.2% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 15.6%. General caste population has increased by 16.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -25% and child population has increased by 35.3% 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 1044, and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 840 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 140 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 692 people in the ward are literate, among them 347 are male and 345 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0003 is 88%. 91% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0003 has 36% (318) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 17% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.