Vellore is a Municipal Corporation city in district of Vellore, Tamil Nadu. The Vellore city is divided into 48 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Vellore Municipal Corporation has population of 185,803 of which 91,342 are males while 94,461 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 19898 which is 10.71 % of total population of Vellore (M. Corp). In Vellore Municipal Corporation, Female Sex Ratio is of 1034 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Vellore is around 971 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Vellore city is 86.40 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Vellore, Male literacy is around 91.49 % while female literacy rate is 81.51 %.
Vellore Municipal Corporation has total administration over 42,598 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Corporation limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Vellore Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.18 % of total population in Vellore (M. Corp).
Vellore Work Profile
Out of total population, 70,257 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 52,884 were males while 17,373 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 70257 working population, 91.61 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.39 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Vellore 2021 Population
The next census for Vellore Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.