Sarvodaya has been a presence in every part of Sri Lanka, before the Tsunami. Below is the number of Sarvodaya and Government villages in the Kalmunai District. Please keep in mind that these numbers includes many unaffected villages.
| . | *Government* | *Sarvodaya* |
| Divisional Secretariats | not available | 11 |
| Villages | not available | 483 |
h1. Sarvodaya Villages Affected by the Tsunami
Sarvodaya is focusing its relief effort on 226 villages where it has an active and longstanding presence. Almost all of these villages have a local Sarvodaya representative that lives in the village and many have Sarvodaya SEEDS banks. These are the details Sarvodaya volunteers have collected from affected Sarvodaya villages in Kalmunai.
| Villages | Families | Population | Affected Families | Affected Population | Deaths |
| 35 | 11,059 | 55,295 | 8,290 | 3,709 | 42 |
| Destroyed Houses | Damaged Houses | Common Buildings | Damaged Toilets | Damaged Wells |
| 5,251 | 886 | 120 | not available | not available |