Nilaiyur is a Census Town city in district of Madurai, Tamil Nadu. The Nilaiyur Census Town has population of 14,684 of which 7,298 are males while 7,386 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1582 which is 10.77 % of total population of Nilaiyur (CT). In Nilaiyur Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1012 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nilaiyur is around 1005 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Nilaiyur city is 83.42 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Nilaiyur, Male literacy is around 89.21 % while female literacy rate is 77.70 %.
Nilaiyur Census Town has total administration over 3,971 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.
Nilaiyur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.51 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.04 % of total population in Nilaiyur (CT).
Nilaiyur Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,207 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,671 were males while 3,536 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8207 working population, 91.03 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.97 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Nilaiyur 2020 Population
The next census for Nilaiyur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.