Edaikodu

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Edaikodu

Edaicode
city
Edaikodu is located in Tamil Nadu
Edaikodu
Edaikodu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 8°23′12″N 77°12′02″E / 8.38667°N 77.20056°E / 8.38667; 77.20056Coordinates: 8°23′12″N 77°12′02″E / 8.38667°N 77.20056°E / 8.38667; 77.20056
Country India
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictKanniyakumari
Population
(2001)
 • Total23,320
Languages
 • OfficialTamil Malayalam
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Edaicode is a panchayat town in Kanniyakumari district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Edaicode had a population of 23,320. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Edaicode has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 75%. In Edaicode, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

In Edaicode there is a 24/7 Public Health Centre (PHC).

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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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.