Wellington is a Cantonment Board city in district of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. The Wellington city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Wellington Cantonment Board has population of 19,462 of which 10,867 are males while 8,595 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1939 which is 9.96 % of total population of Wellington (CB). In Wellington Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 791 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Wellington is around 963 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Wellington city is 94.31 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Wellington, Male literacy is around 97.47 % while female literacy rate is 90.23 %.
Wellington Cantonment Board has total administration over 4,949 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Wellington Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.20 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.37 % of total population in Wellington (CB).
Wellington Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,996 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,254 were males while 1,742 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8996 working population, 95.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Wellington 2021 Population
The next census for Wellington Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.