Thenkarai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The Thenkarai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Thenkarai Town Panchayat has population of 7,349 of which 3,657 are males while 3,692 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 567 which is 7.72 % of total population of Thenkarai (TP). In Thenkarai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1010 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Thenkarai is around 896 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Thenkarai city is 64.77 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Thenkarai, Male literacy is around 73.91 % while female literacy rate is 55.81 %.
Thenkarai Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,093 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.
Thenkarai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.83 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.05 % of total population in Thenkarai (TP).
Thenkarai Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,083 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,462 were males while 1,621 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4083 working population, 95.81 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.19 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Thenkarai 2021 Population
The next census for Thenkarai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.