Velur is a medium size village located in Ponneri Taluka of Thiruvallur district, Tamil Nadu with total 451 families residing. The Velur village has population of 1498 of which 743 are males while 755 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Velur village population of children with age 0-6 is 147 which makes up 9.81 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Velur village is 1016 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Velur as per census is 1042, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Velur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Velur village was 69.50 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Velur Male literacy stands at 78.09 % while female literacy rate was 61.03 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Velur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Velur village.
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In Velur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 60.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.94 % of total population in Velur village.
In Velur village out of total population, 699 were engaged in work activities. 62.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 699 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 185 were Agricultural labourer.