Sathankulam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu. The Sathankulam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sathankulam Town Panchayat has population of 14,193 of which 6,962 are males while 7,231 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1515 which is 10.67 % of total population of Sathankulam (TP). In Sathankulam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1039 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sathankulam is around 945 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Sathankulam city is 93.67 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Sathankulam, Male literacy is around 96.18 % while female literacy rate is 91.27 %.
Sathankulam Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,607 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.
Sathankulam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.96 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Sathankulam (TP).
Sathankulam Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,653 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,850 were males while 803 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4653 working population, 97.83 % were engaged in Main Work while 2.17 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sathankulam 2021 Population
The next census for Sathankulam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.