(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
Konavattam is a census town, which is located in the district of Vellore of the state of Tamil Nadu of Indian subcontinent.
Before drawing inference about the characteristics of any town in Indian subcontinent it becomes crucial that one should first gain knowledge about its demography. Keeping in tune with this tradition, numerous demographers have sent time in Konavattam and thus have gathered information about its demography. One of the relevant reports that have prepared on the basis of their findings is the Census report of a specific year . Being brought out in the year 2001 , it documented information about Konavattam like population status , literacy rate etc . Thus according to this report, the total population of Konavattam has been enumerated to be 9351. Male populace constitutes 49 %, while the population of females comprises of 51 %.
Literacy rate acts as information about Konavattam. A point needs to be emphasized in this report. The average literacy of Konavattam constitutes 67 %, which is higher than that of India, which constitutes 59.5 %. Also 74 % and 60 % constitute rates of male and female literacy respectively. In Konavattam, 13 % of the total population is below six years of age.