Krishnagiri is a Municipality city in district of Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu. The Krishnagiri city is divided into 33 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Krishnagiri Municipality has population of 71,323 of which 35,395 are males while 35,928 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7748 which is 10.86 % of total population of Krishnagiri (M). In Krishnagiri Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1015 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Krishnagiri is around 909 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Krishnagiri city is 86.14 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Krishnagiri, Male literacy is around 91.02 % while female literacy rate is 81.40 %.
Krishnagiri Municipality has total administration over 16,386 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Krishnagiri Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.64 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.18 % of total population in Krishnagiri (M).
Krishnagiri Work Profile
Out of total population, 24,559 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 19,071 were males while 5,488 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 24559 working population, 94.29 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.71 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Krishnagiri 2019 Population
The next census for Krishnagiri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.