Devarshola is a Town Panchayat city in district of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. The Devarshola city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Devarshola Town Panchayat has population of 24,954 of which 12,342 are males while 12,612 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2970 which is 11.90 % of total population of Devarshola (TP). In Devarshola Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1022 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Devarshola is around 935 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Devarshola city is 84.00 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Devarshola, Male literacy is around 88.68 % while female literacy rate is 79.48 %.
Devarshola Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,594 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.
Devarshola Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.99 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.82 % of total population in Devarshola (TP).
Devarshola Work Profile
Out of total population, 10,185 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,639 were males while 3,546 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 10185 working population, 88.08 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.92 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Devarshola 2021 Population
The next census for Devarshola Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.