Sholavaram is a Block positioned in Thiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu. Located in urban region of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 15 blocks of Thiruvallur district. As per the administration register, the block number of Sholavaram is 4. The block has 53 villages and there are total 36253 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sholavaram's population is 141603. Out of this, 71106 are males while the females count 70497 here. This block has 16109 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 8213 are boys and 7896 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sholavaram block is 71%. 100910 out of total 141603 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 54568 males out of total 71106 are literate however female literacy rate is 65% as 46342 out of total 70497 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Sholavaram block is 28%. Here 40693 out of total 141603 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 16538 males out of total 71106 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 24155 out of total 70497 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Sholavaram block is 60804 whereas 80799 are un-employed. And out of 60804 working person 3208 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.