Kanniyakumari is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Kanniyakumari city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kanniyakumari Town Panchayat has population of 22,453 of which 11,272 are males while 11,181 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2551 which is 11.36 % of total population of Kanniyakumari (TP). In Kanniyakumari Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 992 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kanniyakumari is around 925 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Kanniyakumari city is 92.61 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Kanniyakumari, Male literacy is around 92.82 % while female literacy rate is 92.41 %.
Kanniyakumari Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,525 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.
Kanniyakumari Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.37 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.76 % of total population in Kanniyakumari (TP).
Kanniyakumari Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,203 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,222 were males while 981 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7203 working population, 86.91 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.09 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kanniyakumari 2019 Population
The next census for Kanniyakumari Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.