Olagadam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Erode, Tamil Nadu. The Olagadam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Olagadam Town Panchayat has population of 9,958 of which 5,062 are males while 4,896 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 856 which is 8.60 % of total population of Olagadam (TP). In Olagadam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 967 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Olagadam is around 881 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Olagadam city is 66.10 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Olagadam, Male literacy is around 77.32 % while female literacy rate is 54.59 %.
Olagadam Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,851 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.
Olagadam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.07 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.55 % of total population in Olagadam (TP).
Olagadam Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,758 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,260 were males while 2,498 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5758 working population, 95.69 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.31 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Olagadam 2018 Population
The next census for Olagadam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.