Puthukkadai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Puthukkadai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Puthukkadai Town Panchayat has population of 9,909 of which 4,862 are males while 5,047 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 982 which is 9.91 % of total population of Puthukkadai (TP). In Puthukkadai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1038 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Puthukkadai is around 941 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Puthukkadai city is 91.12 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Puthukkadai, Male literacy is around 93.09 % while female literacy rate is 89.24 %.
Puthukkadai Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,537 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.
Puthukkadai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.92 % of total population in Puthukkadai (TP).
The (TP) Puthukkadai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Puthukkadai Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,514 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,746 were males while 768 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3514 working population, 85.15 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.85 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Puthukkadai 2019 Population
The next census for Puthukkadai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.