Tenkasi Population Census 2011 - 2021

Overview

Tenkasi is a Municipality city in district of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. The Tenkasi city is divided into 33 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Tenkasi Municipality has population of 70,545 of which 34,920 are males while 35,625 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7413 which is 10.51 % of total population of Tenkasi (M). In Tenkasi Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1020 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Tenkasi is around 964 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Tenkasi city is 87.71 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Tenkasi, Male literacy is around 93.04 % while female literacy rate is 82.52 %.

Tenkasi Municipality has total administration over 17,887 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.

Tenkasi Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.47 % of total population in Tenkasi (M).

Tenkasi Work Profile

Out of total population, 27,885 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 19,908 were males while 7,977 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 27885 working population, 91.52 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.48 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Tenkasi 2021 Population

The next census for Tenkasi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.

Tenkasi Religion Data 2011

Town Population Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Tenkasi 70,545 62.26% 34.79% 2.79% 0.01% 0.01% 0.00% 0.00% 0.14%

Tenkasi Wards

# Ward Sub Division District State
1 Tenkasi Ward No - 1 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
2 Tenkasi Ward No - 2 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
3 Tenkasi Ward No - 3 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
4 Tenkasi Ward No - 4 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
5 Tenkasi Ward No - 5 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
6 Tenkasi Ward No - 6 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
7 Tenkasi Ward No - 7 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
8 Tenkasi Ward No - 8 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
9 Tenkasi Ward No - 9 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
10 Tenkasi Ward No - 10 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
11 Tenkasi Ward No - 11 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
12 Tenkasi Ward No - 12 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
13 Tenkasi Ward No - 13 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
14 Tenkasi Ward No - 14 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
15 Tenkasi Ward No - 15 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
16 Tenkasi Ward No - 16 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
17 Tenkasi Ward No - 17 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
18 Tenkasi Ward No - 18 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
19 Tenkasi Ward No - 19 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
20 Tenkasi Ward No - 20 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
21 Tenkasi Ward No - 21 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
22 Tenkasi Ward No - 22 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
23 Tenkasi Ward No - 23 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
24 Tenkasi Ward No - 24 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
25 Tenkasi Ward No - 25 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
26 Tenkasi Ward No - 26 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
27 Tenkasi Ward No - 27 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
28 Tenkasi Ward No - 28 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
29 Tenkasi Ward No - 29 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
30 Tenkasi Ward No - 30 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
31 Tenkasi Ward No - 31 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
32 Tenkasi Ward No - 32 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu
33 Tenkasi Ward No - 33 Tenkasi Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu

# Metropolitan Population
1 Mumbai 18,394,912
2 Delhi 16,349,831
3 Kolkata 14,035,959
4 Chennai 8,653,521
5 Bangalore 8,520,435
# State Sex Ratio
1 Kerala 1084
2 Puducherry 1037
3 Tamil Nadu 996
4 Andhra Pradesh 993
5 Chhattisgarh 991
# State Literacy
1 Kerala 94.00 %
2 Lakshadweep 91.85 %
3 Mizoram 91.33 %
4 Goa 88.70 %
5 Tripura 87.22 %