Mangalam

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This article is about a town in Tamil Nadu. For other uses, see Mangalam (disambiguation).
Mangalam
census town
Mangalam is located in Tamil Nadu
Mangalam
Mangalam
Mangalam is located in India
Mangalam
Mangalam
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 9°46′N 78°40′E / 9.77°N 78.67°E / 9.77; 78.67Coordinates: 9°46′N 78°40′E / 9.77°N 78.67°E / 9.77; 78.67
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District [sivagangai]
Elevation 32 m (105 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,892
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mangalam is a census town in Coimbatore district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Mangalam is located at 9°46′N 78°40′E / 9.77°N 78.67°E / 9.77; 78.67.[1] It has an average elevation of 32 metres (104 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Mangalam had a population of 7892. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Mangalam has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 59%. In Mangalam, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.It became the first village having 100% financial inclusion where all households of this village got banking facilities.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Mangalam
  2. ^ "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.