Sivagiri is a Town Panchayat city in district of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. The Sivagiri city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sivagiri Town Panchayat has population of 23,040 of which 11,399 are males while 11,641 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2181 which is 9.47 % of total population of Sivagiri (TP). In Sivagiri Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1021 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sivagiri is around 927 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Sivagiri city is 69.68 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Sivagiri, Male literacy is around 79.93 % while female literacy rate is 59.75 %.
Sivagiri Town Panchayat has total administration over 6,796 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.
Sivagiri Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.33 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.46 % of total population in Sivagiri (TP).
Sivagiri Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,498 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,793 were males while 4,705 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11498 working population, 80.18 % were engaged in Main Work while 19.82 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sivagiri 2021 Population
The next census for Sivagiri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.