Vellakinar is a Town Panchayat city in district of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The Vellakinar city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Vellakinar Town Panchayat has population of 15,998 of which 8,023 are males while 7,975 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1483 which is 9.27 % of total population of Vellakinar (TP). In Vellakinar Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 994 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Vellakinar is around 889 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Vellakinar city is 86.74 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Vellakinar, Male literacy is around 91.07 % while female literacy rate is 82.42 %.
Vellakinar Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,373 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Vellakinar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.84 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.04 % of total population in Vellakinar (TP).
Vellakinar Work Profile
Out of total population, 6,916 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,019 were males while 1,897 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 6916 working population, 87.13 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.87 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.