Kollegal is a City Municipal Council city in district of Chamarajanagar, Karnataka. The Kollegal city is divided into 31 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kollegal City Municipal Council has population of 57,149 of which 28,546 are males while 28,603 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5259 which is 9.20 % of total population of Kollegal (CMC). In Kollegal City Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1002 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kollegal is around 941 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Kollegal city is 81.99 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Kollegal, Male literacy is around 86.31 % while female literacy rate is 77.72 %.
Kollegal City Municipal Council has total administration over 13,250 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within City Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kollegal Caste Factor
Kollegal (CMC) of Chamarajanagar has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.64 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12.08 % of total population in Kollegal (CMC).
Kollegal Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,050 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,680 were males while 5,370 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22050 working population, 83.49 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.51 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kollegal 2021 Population
The next census for Kollegal Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.