Jalakandapuram is a Town Panchayat city in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Jalakandapuram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jalakandapuram Town Panchayat has population of 16,184 of which 8,138 are males while 8,046 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1523 which is 9.41 % of total population of Jalakandapuram (TP). In Jalakandapuram Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 989 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jalakandapuram is around 935 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Jalakandapuram city is 81.52 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Jalakandapuram, Male literacy is around 87.93 % while female literacy rate is 75.06 %.
Jalakandapuram Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,198 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Jalakandapuram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Jalakandapuram (TP).
Jalakandapuram Work Profile
Out of total population, 6,723 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,984 were males while 1,739 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 6723 working population, 95.45 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.55 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jalakandapuram 2019 Population
The next census for Jalakandapuram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.