Nedugula Population - The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu

Nedugula is a large village located in Kotagiri Taluka of The Nilgiris district, Tamil Nadu with total 3812 families residing. The Nedugula village has population of 13071 of which 6374 are males while 6697 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nedugula village population of children with age 0-6 is 1088 which makes up 8.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nedugula village is 1051 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Nedugula as per census is 950, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Nedugula village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Nedugula village was 78.62 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Nedugula Male literacy stands at 89.24 % while female literacy rate was 68.61 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Nedugula village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Nedugula village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Nedugula village.

Nedugula Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 3,812 - -
Population 13,071 6,374 6,697
Child (0-6) 1,088 558 530
Schedule Caste 3,391 1,689 1,702
Schedule Tribe 20 11 9
Literacy 78.62 % 89.24 % 68.61 %
Total Workers 7,873 4,058 3,815
Main Worker 7,743 30,505 0
Marginal Worker 130 68 62

Caste Factor

Nedugula village of The Nilgiris has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.15 % of total population in Nedugula village.

Work Profile

In Nedugula village out of total population, 7873 were engaged in work activities. 98.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7873 workers engaged in Main Work, 639 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1825 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149