Rameswaram is a Municipality city in district of Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu. The Rameswaram city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Rameswaram Municipality has population of 44,856 of which 22,783 are males while 22,073 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5022 which is 11.20 % of total population of Rameswaram (M). In Rameswaram Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 969 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rameswaram is around 974 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Rameswaram city is 82.61 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Rameswaram, Male literacy is around 87.64 % while female literacy rate is 77.42 %.
Rameswaram Municipality has total administration over 10,579 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.
Rameswaram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.03 % of total population in Rameswaram (M).
Rameswaram Work Profile
Out of total population, 16,645 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,513 were males while 3,132 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 16645 working population, 92.32 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.68 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rameswaram 2019 Population
The next census for Rameswaram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.