Veerakeralam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The Veerakeralam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Veerakeralam Town Panchayat has population of 23,841 of which 11,850 are males while 11,991 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2109 which is 8.85 % of total population of Veerakeralam (TP). In Veerakeralam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1012 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Veerakeralam is around 1022 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Veerakeralam city is 89.98 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Veerakeralam, Male literacy is around 93.49 % while female literacy rate is 86.51 %.
Veerakeralam Town Panchayat has total administration over 6,536 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.
Veerakeralam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.62 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.02 % of total population in Veerakeralam (TP).
Veerakeralam Work Profile
Out of total population, 10,112 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,195 were males while 2,917 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 10112 working population, 86.63 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.37 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.