Kodaikanal is a Municipality city in district of Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The Kodaikanal city is divided into 24 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kodaikanal Municipality has population of 36,501 of which 18,216 are males while 18,285 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3893 which is 10.67 % of total population of Kodaikanal (M). In Kodaikanal Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1004 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kodaikanal is around 1002 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kodaikanal city is 89.30 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kodaikanal, Male literacy is around 93.43 % while female literacy rate is 85.19 %.
Kodaikanal Municipality has total administration over 9,442 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.
Kodaikanal Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.86 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.28 % of total population in Kodaikanal (M).
Kodaikanal Work Profile
Out of total population, 14,103 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,287 were males while 3,816 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 14103 working population, 93.28 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.72 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kodaikanal 2021 Population
The next census for Kodaikanal Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.