(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
Kilampadi is the name of a panchayat town that lies in the district of Erode district of Tamil Nadu state.
A vivid analysis of surveys and research works that has been carried on by the demographers throws light on the demographical scenario of the Kilampadi town. The most prominent is the Census report that has been published in the year 2001. Information like literacy rate, population status can be deciphered from this report. According to this report, the total population of Kilampadi showed a count of 6345. Not only that population of males and females on individual basis can be inferred from this report. Interestingly, unlike many places in India , in Kilampadi females are more in number than males. Instances can also be cited. Thus from the report, it has been found out male populace constitutes 49 percent. Female populace comprises of 51 percent. Information about children of Kilampadi too can be deciphered. In Kilampadi town, 7 percent of the population is below six years of age.
How much development has occurred in Kilampadi can be deduced if one thoroughly analyses its literacy condition. As has been mentioned in this report, the average literacy rate of Kilampadi constitutes 61 percent. It is higher than that of India, which has showed a measurement of 59.5 percent. This naturally led one to conclude that development has occurred in Kilampadi. Provisions of male and female literacy rates of Kilampadi too can be acquired. Males are more inclined to education, which can be deciphered from Kilampadi town's high male literacy rate. Thus 72 percent and 51 percent are the rates of male and female literacy of Kilampadi.