Chiplun is a Municipal Council city in district of Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. The Chiplun city is divided into 24 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Chiplun Municipal Council has population of 55,139 of which 27,355 are males while 27,784 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5565 which is 10.09 % of total population of Chiplun (M Cl). In Chiplun Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1016 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Chiplun is around 920 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Chiplun city is 93.92 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Chiplun, Male literacy is around 96.50 % while female literacy rate is 91.42 %.
Chiplun Municipal Council has total administration over 12,925 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Chiplun Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.83 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.40 % of total population in Chiplun (M Cl).
Chiplun Work Profile
Out of total population, 17,261 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,592 were males while 3,669 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 17261 working population, 90.97 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.03 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.