Melachokkanathapuram is a Town Panchayat city in district of Theni, Tamil Nadu. The Melachokkanathapuram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Melachokkanathapuram Town Panchayat has population of 15,625 of which 7,878 are males while 7,747 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1520 which is 9.73 % of total population of Melachokkanathapuram (TP). In Melachokkanathapuram Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 983 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Melachokkanathapuram is around 949 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Melachokkanathapuram city is 75.40 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Melachokkanathapuram, Male literacy is around 83.90 % while female literacy rate is 66.79 %.
Melachokkanathapuram Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,051 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.
Melachokkanathapuram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Melachokkanathapuram (TP).
Melachokkanathapuram Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,630 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,614 were males while 3,016 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7630 working population, 88.26 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.74 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Melachokkanathapuram 2021 Population
The next census for Melachokkanathapuram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.