Devakottai is a Municipality city in district of Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu. The Devakottai city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Devakottai Municipality has population of 51,865 of which 26,171 are males while 25,694 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5209 which is 10.04 % of total population of Devakottai (M). In Devakottai Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 982 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Devakottai is around 947 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Devakottai city is 89.99 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Devakottai, Male literacy is around 94.14 % while female literacy rate is 85.77 %.
Devakottai Municipality has total administration over 13,192 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.
Devakottai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Devakottai (M).
Devakottai Work Profile
Out of total population, 18,696 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 14,946 were males while 3,750 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 18696 working population, 83.20 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.80 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Devakottai 2021 Population
The next census for Devakottai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.