Kappiyarai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Kappiyarai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kappiyarai Town Panchayat has population of 15,998 of which 7,858 are males while 8,140 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1634 which is 10.21 % of total population of Kappiyarai (TP). In Kappiyarai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1036 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kappiyarai is around 1010 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kappiyarai city is 93.91 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kappiyarai, Male literacy is around 95.23 % while female literacy rate is 92.64 %.
Kappiyarai Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,045 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.
Kappiyarai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.41 % of total population in Kappiyarai (TP).
The (TP) Kappiyarai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Kappiyarai Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,688 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,477 were males while 1,211 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5688 working population, 79.32 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.68 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kappiyarai 2020 Population
The next census for Kappiyarai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.