Quepem is a Municipal Council city in district of South Goa, Goa. The Quepem city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Quepem Municipal Council has population of 14,795 of which 7,277 are males while 7,518 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1513 which is 10.23 % of total population of Quepem (M Cl). In Quepem Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1033 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Quepem is around 1001 compared to Goa state average of 942. Literacy rate of Quepem city is 83.56 % lower than state average of 88.70 %. In Quepem, Male literacy is around 87.36 % while female literacy rate is 79.88 %.
Quepem Municipal Council has total administration over 3,613 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.
Quepem Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 22.21 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.46 % of total population in Quepem (M Cl).
Quepem Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,419 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,836 were males while 1,583 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5419 working population, 68.54 % were engaged in Main Work while 31.46 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Quepem 2019 Population
The next census for Quepem Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.