Namakkal is a Municipality city in district of Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. The Namakkal city is divided into 30 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Namakkal Municipality has population of 55,145 of which 27,366 are males while 27,779 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5002 which is 9.07 % of total population of Namakkal (M). In Namakkal Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1015 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Namakkal is around 917 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Namakkal city is 90.76 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Namakkal, Male literacy is around 95.04 % while female literacy rate is 86.58 %.
Namakkal Municipality has total administration over 15,008 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Namakkal Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.70 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.50 % of total population in Namakkal (M).
Namakkal Work Profile
Out of total population, 21,572 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,239 were males while 5,333 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 21572 working population, 95.52 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.48 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Namakkal 2019 Population
The next census for Namakkal Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.