Kottaram is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Kottaram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kottaram Town Panchayat has population of 11,055 of which 5,495 are males while 5,560 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1072 which is 9.70 % of total population of Kottaram (TP). In Kottaram Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1012 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kottaram is around 1026 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kottaram city is 92.30 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kottaram, Male literacy is around 93.64 % while female literacy rate is 90.97 %.
Kottaram Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,952 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.
Kottaram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Kottaram (TP).
Kottaram Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,795 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,978 were males while 817 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3795 working population, 83.93 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.07 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kottaram 2021 Population
The next census for Kottaram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.