Tanakpur is a Nagar Palika Parishad city in district of Champawat, Uttarakhand. The Tanakpur city is divided into 9 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Tanakpur Nagar Palika Parishad has population of 17,626 of which 9,245 are males while 8,381 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2235 which is 12.68 % of total population of Tanakpur (NPP). In Tanakpur Nagar Palika Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 907 against state average of 963. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Tanakpur is around 888 compared to Uttarakhand state average of 890. Literacy rate of Tanakpur city is 78.24 % lower than state average of 78.82 %. In Tanakpur, Male literacy is around 84.06 % while female literacy rate is 71.84 %.
Tanakpur Nagar Palika Parishad has total administration over 3,529 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Palika Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Tanakpur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.59 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.35 % of total population in Tanakpur (NPP).
Tanakpur Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,243 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,705 were males while 538 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5243 working population, 88.38 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.62 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Tanakpur 2020 Population
The next census for Tanakpur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.