Nelliyalam is a Municipality city in district of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. The Nelliyalam city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Nelliyalam Municipality has population of 44,590 of which 21,911 are males while 22,679 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4717 which is 10.58 % of total population of Nelliyalam (M). In Nelliyalam Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1035 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nelliyalam is around 989 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Nelliyalam city is 87.21 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Nelliyalam, Male literacy is around 92.98 % while female literacy rate is 81.67 %.
Nelliyalam Municipality has total administration over 10,729 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.
Nelliyalam Caste Factor
In Nelliyalam (M), most of the (M)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 58.49 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.00 % of total population in Nelliyalam (M).
Nelliyalam Work Profile
Out of total population, 19,320 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,593 were males while 7,727 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 19320 working population, 86.43 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.57 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Nelliyalam 2021 Population
The next census for Nelliyalam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.