Kalakad is a Town Panchayat city in district of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. The Kalakad city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kalakad Town Panchayat has population of 30,921 of which 15,122 are males while 15,799 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3148 which is 10.18 % of total population of Kalakad (TP). In Kalakad Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1045 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kalakad is around 937 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kalakad city is 87.89 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kalakad, Male literacy is around 92.81 % while female literacy rate is 83.24 %.
Kalakad Town Panchayat has total administration over 8,098 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.
Kalakad Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.41 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.71 % of total population in Kalakad (TP).
Kalakad Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,152 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,762 were males while 4,390 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13152 working population, 78.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kalakad 2021 Population
The next census for Kalakad Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.