Nerkunram is a Census Town city in district of Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. The Nerkunram Census Town has population of 59,790 of which 30,550 are males while 29,240 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7845 which is 13.12 % of total population of Nerkunram (CT). In Nerkunram Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 957 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nerkunram is around 952 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Nerkunram city is 87.36 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Nerkunram, Male literacy is around 91.72 % while female literacy rate is 82.82 %.
Nerkunram Census Town has total administration over 15,239 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Nerkunram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.48 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.64 % of total population in Nerkunram (CT).
Nerkunram Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,985 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 18,028 were males while 4,957 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22985 working population, 89.24 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.76 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.