Courtalam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. The Courtalam city is divided into 8 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Courtalam Town Panchayat has population of 2,089 of which 1,044 are males while 1,045 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 229 which is 10.96 % of total population of Courtalam (TP). In Courtalam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1001 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Courtalam is around 1120 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Courtalam city is 79.19 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Courtalam, Male literacy is around 85.58 % while female literacy rate is 72.73 %.
Courtalam Town Panchayat has total administration over 556 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.
Courtalam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.47 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.57 % of total population in Courtalam (TP).
Courtalam Work Profile
Out of total population, 855 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 603 were males while 252 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 855 working population, 90.06 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.94 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Courtalam 2021 Population
The next census for Courtalam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.