Vellimalai Ward No 10, with population of 659 is Vellimalai city's the 4th least populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 659 people, among them 315 (48%) are male and 344 (52%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 10 is 8%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 173 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -38.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1073. Female population growth rate of the ward is -34.8% which is 7.4% higher than male population growth rate of -42.2%. General caste population has decreased by -36.2% and child population has decreased by -57.9% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1092 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1092,. There are 806 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 123 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 305 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 540 people in the ward are literate, among them 265 are male and 275 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0010 is 90%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0010 has 63% (418) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 75% male and 53% female population are working population. 69% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.