Vellimalai Ward No 13, with population of 309 is Vellimalai city's the least populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 309 people, among them 171 (55%) are male and 138 (45%) are female. 41% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 13 is 7%, among them 67% are boys and 33% are girls. There are 77 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -59.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 767. Female population growth rate of the ward is -64% which is -8.5% lower than male population growth rate of -55.5%. General caste population has decreased by -77.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 73.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -75.6% and child population has decreased by -67.2% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 807 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 649, in schedule caste is 937 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 500 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 190 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 278 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 272 people in the ward are literate, among them 149 are male and 123 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0013 is 94%. 95% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0013 has 38% (117) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 17% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 44% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.