Vellimalai Ward No 14, with population of 607 is Vellimalai city's the 3rd least populous ward, located in Kalkulam sub district of Kanniyakumari district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 607 people, among them 318 (52%) are male and 289 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vellimalai Ward No 14 is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 159 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -15.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 719. Female population growth rate of the ward is -19% which is -6.8% lower than male population growth rate of -12.2%. General caste population has increased by 29.1% and child population has decreased by -8.9% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 909,. There are 1057 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 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 137 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 497 people in the ward are literate, among them 266 are male and 231 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vellimalai WARD NO.-0014 is 93%. 94% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Vellimalai WARD NO.-0014 has 36% (221) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 19% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.