Coonoor is a Municipality city in district of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. The Coonoor city is divided into 30 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Coonoor Municipality has population of 45,494 of which 22,107 are males while 23,387 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3768 which is 8.28 % of total population of Coonoor (M). In Coonoor Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1058 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Coonoor is around 1014 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Coonoor city is 92.45 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Coonoor, Male literacy is around 95.91 % while female literacy rate is 89.18 %.
Coonoor Municipality has total administration over 12,384 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.
Coonoor Caste Factor
Coonoor (M) of The Nilgiris has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.92 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.23 % of total population in Coonoor (M).
Coonoor Work Profile
Out of total population, 17,421 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 12,493 were males while 4,928 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 17421 working population, 93.32 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.68 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Coonoor 2021 Population
The next census for Coonoor Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.