Killiyur, Kanniyakumari

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Killiyur
city
Killiyur is located in Tamil Nadu
Killiyur
Killiyur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 8°16′50″N 77°10′43″E / 8.28056°N 77.17861°E / 8.28056; 77.17861Coordinates: 8°16′50″N 77°10′43″E / 8.28056°N 77.17861°E / 8.28056; 77.17861
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Kanniyakumari
Population (2001)
 • Total 19,275
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Killiyur is a panchayat town in Kanniyakumari district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Killiyur had a population of 19,275. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Killiyur has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 72%. In Killiyur, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Politics[edit]

Killiyoor assembly constituency is part of Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  2. ^ "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies". Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-13.