Kaliyakkavilai

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{{Infobox settlement | name = Kaliyakkavilai | settlement_type = city | image_skyline = | image_alt = | image_caption = | pushpin_map = India Tamil Nadu | pushpin_label_position = | pushpin_map_alt = | pushpin_map_caption = Location in Tamil Nadu, India | coordinates = 8°19′22″N 77°09′14″E / 8.32278°N 77.15389°E / 8.32278; 77.15389Coordinates: 8°19′22″N 77°09′14″E / 8.32278°N 77.15389°E / 8.32278; 77.15389 | subdivision_type = Country | subdivision_name =  India | subdivision_type1 = State | subdivision_name1 = Tamil Nadu | subdivision_type2 = District | subdivision_name2 = Kanniyakumari | established_title = | established_date = | founder = | named_for = | government_type = | governing_body = | unit_pref = Metric | area_footnotes = | area_rank = | area_total_km2 = | elevation_footnotes = | elevation_m = | population_total = 13307 | population_as_of = 2001 | population_rank = | population_density_km2 = auto | population_demonym = | population_footnotes = | demographics_type1 = Languages | demographics1_title1 = Official | demographics1_info1 = Tamil language | demographics1_title2 = Spoken | demographics1_info2 = [[Tamil language | timezone1 = IST | utc_offset1 = +5:30 | postal_code_type = | postal_code = | registration_plate = TN-75 | website = | footnotes = }} Kaliyakkavilai is a panchayat town in Kanniyakumari district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, close to the Tamil Nadu-Kerala border. It lies on Coimbatore-Kochi-Trivandrum-Kanyakumari National highway 47.k

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kaliyakkavilai had a population of 13,307. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Kaliyakkavilai has an average literacy rate of 77%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 74%. In Kaliyakkavilai, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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.