Orikkai is a Census Town city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Orikkai Census Town has population of 12,638 of which 6,318 are males while 6,320 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1308 which is 10.35 % of total population of Orikkai (CT). In Orikkai Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1000 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Orikkai is around 935 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Orikkai city is 83.69 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Orikkai, Male literacy is around 90.00 % while female literacy rate is 77.43 %.
Orikkai Census Town has total administration over 3,183 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Orikkai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.85 % of total population in Orikkai (CT).
Orikkai Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,962 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,542 were males while 1,420 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4962 working population, 81.60 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.40 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Orikkai 2021 Population
The next census for Orikkai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.