Canacona is a Municipal Council city in district of South Goa, Goa. The Canacona city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Canacona Municipal Council has population of 12,434 of which 6,294 are males while 6,140 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1260 which is 10.13 % of total population of Canacona (M Cl). In Canacona Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 976 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Canacona is around 903 compared to Goa state average of 942. Literacy rate of Canacona city is 89.31 % higher than state average of 88.70 %. In Canacona, Male literacy is around 93.09 % while female literacy rate is 85.47 %.
Canacona Municipal Council has total administration over 2,879 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.
Canacona Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 1.66 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.56 % of total population in Canacona (M Cl).
Canacona Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,326 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,230 were males while 1,096 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4326 working population, 80.21 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.79 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Canacona 2018 Population
The next census for Canacona Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.