Markayankottai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Theni, Tamil Nadu. The Markayankottai city is divided into 12 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Markayankottai Town Panchayat has population of 6,135 of which 3,094 are males while 3,041 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 560 which is 9.13 % of total population of Markayankottai (TP). In Markayankottai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 983 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Markayankottai is around 898 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Markayankottai city is 73.35 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Markayankottai, Male literacy is around 81.35 % while female literacy rate is 65.27 %.
Markayankottai Town Panchayat has total administration over 1,788 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.
Markayankottai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.00 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.15 % of total population in Markayankottai (TP).
Markayankottai Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,493 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,986 were males while 1,507 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3493 working population, 81.91 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.09 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Markayankottai 2021 Population
The next census for Markayankottai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.