Eraniel is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Eraniel city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Eraniel Town Panchayat has population of 10,375 of which 5,164 are males while 5,211 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 899 which is 8.67 % of total population of Eraniel (TP). In Eraniel Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1009 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Eraniel is around 976 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Eraniel city is 92.88 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Eraniel, Male literacy is around 94.92 % while female literacy rate is 90.85 %.
Eraniel Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,681 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.
Eraniel Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.15 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.06 % of total population in Eraniel (TP).
Eraniel Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,278 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,196 were males while 1,082 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4278 working population, 85.76 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.24 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Eraniel 2019 Population
The next census for Eraniel Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.