Kovilpatti is a Municipality city in district of Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu. The Kovilpatti city is divided into 36 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kovilpatti Municipality has population of 95,057 of which 46,033 are males while 49,024 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8325 which is 8.76 % of total population of Kovilpatti (M). In Kovilpatti Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1065 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kovilpatti is around 1002 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kovilpatti city is 89.07 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kovilpatti, Male literacy is around 93.83 % while female literacy rate is 84.62 %.
Kovilpatti Municipality has total administration over 25,099 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.
Kovilpatti Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.32 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.84 % of total population in Kovilpatti (M).
Kovilpatti Work Profile
Out of total population, 41,006 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 27,325 were males while 13,681 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 41006 working population, 93.09 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.91 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kovilpatti 2021 Population
The next census for Kovilpatti Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.