Reethapuram is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Reethapuram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Reethapuram Town Panchayat has population of 21,177 of which 10,575 are males while 10,602 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2270 which is 10.72 % of total population of Reethapuram (TP). In Reethapuram Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1003 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Reethapuram is around 950 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Reethapuram city is 92.11 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Reethapuram, Male literacy is around 92.93 % while female literacy rate is 91.29 %.
Reethapuram Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,210 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.
Reethapuram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.12 % of total population in Reethapuram (TP).
The (TP) Reethapuram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Reethapuram Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,082 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,807 were males while 1,275 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7082 working population, 81.15 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.85 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Reethapuram 2019 Population
The next census for Reethapuram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.