Mettamalai is a Census Town city in district of Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu. The Mettamalai Census Town has population of 5,175 of which 2,499 are males while 2,676 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 535 which is 10.34 % of total population of Mettamalai (CT). In Mettamalai Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1071 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mettamalai is around 871 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Mettamalai city is 72.74 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Mettamalai, Male literacy is around 83.64 % while female literacy rate is 62.79 %.
Mettamalai Census Town has total administration over 1,476 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.
Mettamalai Caste Factor
Mettamalai (CT) of Virudhunagar has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.10 % of total population in Mettamalai (CT).
The (CT) Mettamalai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Mettamalai Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,167 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,614 were males while 1,553 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3167 working population, 81.31 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.69 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Mettamalai 2021 Population
The next census for Mettamalai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.