Kethi is a Town Panchayat city in district of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. The Kethi city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kethi Town Panchayat has population of 23,229 of which 11,476 are males while 11,753 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1757 which is 7.56 % of total population of Kethi (TP). In Kethi Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1024 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kethi is around 957 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kethi city is 88.43 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kethi, Male literacy is around 94.41 % while female literacy rate is 82.61 %.
Kethi Town Panchayat has total administration over 6,397 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.
Kethi Caste Factor
Kethi (TP) of The Nilgiris has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.95 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.23 % of total population in Kethi (TP).
Kethi Work Profile
Out of total population, 10,366 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,369 were males while 3,997 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 10366 working population, 86.74 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.26 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kethi 2019 Population
The next census for Kethi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.