Nilakkottai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The Nilakkottai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Nilakkottai Town Panchayat has population of 22,197 of which 11,068 are males while 11,129 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2390 which is 10.77 % of total population of Nilakkottai (TP). In Nilakkottai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1006 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nilakkottai is around 912 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Nilakkottai city is 85.99 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Nilakkottai, Male literacy is around 90.44 % while female literacy rate is 81.63 %.
Nilakkottai Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,611 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.
Nilakkottai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.13 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.37 % of total population in Nilakkottai (TP).
Nilakkottai Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,000 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,264 were males while 2,736 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9000 working population, 93.52 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.48 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Nilakkottai 2021 Population
The next census for Nilakkottai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.