Tuensang is a Town Committee city in district of Tuensang, Nagaland. The Tuensang city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Tuensang Town Committee has population of 36,774 of which 19,471 are males while 17,303 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5729 which is 15.58 % of total population of Tuensang (TC). In Tuensang Town Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 889 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Tuensang is around 962 compared to Nagaland state average of 943. Literacy rate of Tuensang city is 91.99 % higher than state average of 79.55 %. In Tuensang, Male literacy is around 93.89 % while female literacy rate is 89.82 %.
Tuensang Town Committee has total administration over 6,960 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Tuensang Caste Factor
In Tuensang (TC), most of the (TC) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 91.01 % of total population in Tuensang (TC).
There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Tuensang (TC) of Tuensang.
Tuensang Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,407 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,561 were males while 4,846 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13407 working population, 70.63 % were engaged in Main Work while 29.37 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Tuensang 2019 Population
The next census for Tuensang Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.