Vellimalai Ward No 07, with population of 729 is Vellimalai city's the 5th least populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 729 people, among them 370 (51%) are male and 359 (49%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 07 is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 192 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 818. Female population growth rate of the ward is -16.3% which is -11.4% lower than male population growth rate of -4.9%. General caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -87.7% and child population has decreased by -39% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 889. There are 882 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 133 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 99 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 553 people in the ward are literate, among them 295 are male and 258 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0007 is 83%. 88% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -7%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -10%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0007 has 34% (251) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 13% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.