Ratnagiri is a Municipal Council city in district of Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. The Ratnagiri city is divided into 28 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ratnagiri Municipal Council has population of 76,229 of which 37,670 are males while 38,559 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7577 which is 9.94 % of total population of Ratnagiri (M Cl). In Ratnagiri Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1024 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ratnagiri is around 985 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Ratnagiri city is 91.88 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Ratnagiri, Male literacy is around 93.76 % while female literacy rate is 90.05 %.
Ratnagiri Municipal Council has total administration over 17,585 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.
Ratnagiri Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.71 % of total population in Ratnagiri (M Cl).
Ratnagiri Work Profile
Out of total population, 24,941 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 19,057 were males while 5,884 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 24941 working population, 93.01 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.99 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.