Pethanaickenpalayam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Pethanaickenpalayam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pethanaickenpalayam Town Panchayat has population of 17,678 of which 8,768 are males while 8,910 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1771 which is 10.02 % of total population of Pethanaickenpalayam (TP). In Pethanaickenpalayam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1016 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pethanaickenpalayam is around 983 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pethanaickenpalayam city is 73.61 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Pethanaickenpalayam, Male literacy is around 82.23 % while female literacy rate is 65.15 %.
Pethanaickenpalayam Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,611 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Pethanaickenpalayam Caste Factor
In Pethanaickenpalayam (TP), most of the (TP)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.78 % of total population in Pethanaickenpalayam (TP).
Pethanaickenpalayam Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,096 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,297 were males while 2,799 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8096 working population, 83.26 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.74 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pethanaickenpalayam 2019 Population
The next census for Pethanaickenpalayam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.