Velairpadu is a Block placed in Khammam district in Telangana. Positioned in rural part of Telangana, it is one among the 46 blocks of Khammam district. As per the government register, the block code of Velairpadu is 409. The block has 21 villages and there are total 6785 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Velairpadu's population is 22882. Out of this, 11007 are males whereas the females count 11875 here. This block has 2472 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1244 are boys and 1228 are girls.
Literacy rate in Velairpadu block is 44%. 10227 out of total 22882 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 49% as 5439 males out of total 11007 are literate however female literacy ratio is 40% as 4788 out of total 11875 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Velairpadu block is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 12655 out of total 22882 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 50% as 5568 males out of total 11007 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 59% and 7087 out of total 11875 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Velairpadu block is 13521 still 9361 are un-employed. And out of 13521 occupied individual 2235 individuals are completely dependent on agriculture.