Therur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Therur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Therur Town Panchayat has population of 7,615 of which 3,762 are males while 3,853 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 629 which is 8.26 % of total population of Therur (TP). In Therur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1024 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Therur is around 1016 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Therur city is 94.59 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Therur, Male literacy is around 97.13 % while female literacy rate is 92.11 %.
Therur Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,148 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.
Therur Caste Factor
Therur (TP) of Kanniyakumari has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.65 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.91 % of total population in Therur (TP).
Therur Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,308 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,282 were males while 1,026 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3308 working population, 76.78 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.22 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Therur 2019 Population
The next census for Therur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.