Velim is a village positioned in Salcete Block of South Goa district in Goa. Positioned in rural region of South Goa district of Goa, it is one of the 31 villages of Salcete Block of South Goa district. As per the government records, the village code of Velim is 626921. The village has 1536 houses.
According to Census 2011, Velim's population is 5955. Out of this, 2805 are males while the females count 3150 here. This village has 528 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 290 are boys and 238 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Velim village is 77%. 4639 out of total 5955 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 2286 males out of total 2805 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 74% as 2353 out of total 3150 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Velim village is 22%. Here 1316 out of total 5955 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 519 males out of total 2805 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 25% and 797 out of total 3150 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Velim village is 1950 whereas 4005 are un-employed. And out of 1950 occupied people 131 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.