Kaliyakkavilai

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Kaliyakkavilai
Sivapuram
Kunnamvilagam
city
Nickname(s): Azhikkaal aadhi sivan temple
Kaliyakkavilai is located in Tamil Nadu
Kaliyakkavilai
Kaliyakkavilai
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
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Kanniyakumari
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,307
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TN-75

Kaliyakkavilai is a panchayat town in Kanniyakumari district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, close to the Tamil Nadu-Kerala border. This is south most place of Tamil Nadu. It lies on Coimbatore-Kochi-Trivandrum-Kanyakumari National highway 47.

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.