Pernem is a Municipal Council city in district of North Goa, Goa. The Pernem city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pernem Municipal Council has population of 5,021 of which 2,557 are males while 2,464 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 402 which is 8.01 % of total population of Pernem (M Cl). In Pernem Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 964 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pernem is around 836 compared to Goa state average of 942. Literacy rate of Pernem city is 91.19 % higher than state average of 88.70 %. In Pernem, Male literacy is around 94.65 % while female literacy rate is 87.64 %.
Pernem Municipal Council has total administration over 1,202 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.
Pernem Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.22 % of total population in Pernem (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Pernem currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Pernem Work Profile
Out of total population, 1,828 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,428 were males while 400 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 1828 working population, 68.27 % were engaged in Main Work while 31.73 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pernem 2019 Population
The next census for Pernem Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.