Edappadi is a Municipality city in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Edappadi city is divided into 30 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Edappadi Municipality has population of 54,823 of which 28,169 are males while 26,654 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5411 which is 9.87 % of total population of Edappadi (M). In Edappadi Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 946 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Edappadi is around 961 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Edappadi city is 71.75 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Edappadi, Male literacy is around 79.65 % while female literacy rate is 63.38 %.
Edappadi Municipality has total administration over 14,560 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Edappadi Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.62 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.01 % of total population in Edappadi (M).
Edappadi Work Profile
Out of total population, 27,764 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 17,390 were males while 10,374 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 27764 working population, 96.51 % were engaged in Main Work while 3.49 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Edappadi 2021 Population
The next census for Edappadi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.