Nanguneri Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu

Nanguneri Taluka of Tirunelveli district has total population of 225,602 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 110,908 are males while 114,694 are females. In 2011 there were total 58,730 families residing in Nanguneri Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Nanguneri Taluka is 1,034.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 33.7% people lives in Urban areas while 66.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.5% while that in the rural areas is 85%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nanguneri Taluka is 1,033 while that of Rural areas is 1,035.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nanguneri Taluka is 24103 which is 11% of the total population. There are 12379 male children and 11724 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nanguneri Taluka is 947 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,034 ) of Nanguneri Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Nanguneri Taluka is 85.8%. The male literacy rate is 80.7% and the female literacy rate is 72.7% in Nanguneri Taluka.

Population
225,602
Literacy
85.8%
Sex Ratio
1,034

To facilitate the administration, Nanguneri Taluka is further divided into 5 towns and 59 villages.

Nanguneri Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Nanguneri Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 24,103 12,379 11,724
Literacy 85.8% 80.7% 72.7%
Scheduled Caste 39,354 19,144 20,210
Scheduled Tribe 663 350 313
Illiterate 52,717 21,403 31,314

Caste-wise Population - Nanguneri Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Nanguneri Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 39,354 19,144 20,210
Schedule Tribe 663 350 313

Religion-wise Population - Nanguneri Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 168,779 (74.81%) 83,136 85,643
Muslim 15,323 (6.79%) 7,667 7,656
Christian 40,830 (18.1%) 19,794 21,036
Sikh 20 (0.01%) 12 8
Buddhist 22 (0.01%) 11 11
Jain 3 (0%) 2 1
Other Religion 2 (0%) 2 0
No Religion Specified 623 (0.28%) 284 339

Literacy Rate - Nanguneri Taluka

Average literacy rate of Nanguneri Taluka in 2011 were 85.8% in which, male and female literacy were 90.84% and 80.98% respectively. Total literate in Nanguneri Taluka were 172,885 of which male and female were 89,505 and 83,380 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nanguneri Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Nanguneri Taluka is 1,034 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,034 females in Nanguneri Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 947 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,034 ) of Nanguneri Taluka.


Child Population - Nanguneri Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 24,103 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nanguneri Taluka. Out of which 24,103 were male while 24,103 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nanguneri Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 19,565 families under Nanguneri Taluka living in urban areas while 19,565 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 33.7% of total population of Nanguneri Taluka lives in Urban areas while 66.3% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 8,006 while that in rural region is 16,097.

Total Urban Rural
Population 225,602 76,082 149,520
Children (0 - 6 years) 24,103 8,006 16,097
Schedule Caste 39,354 13,498 25,856
Schedule Tribe 663 401 262
Literacy 85.8% 87.46% 84.95%
Sex Ratio 1,034 1,033 1,035

Working Population - Nanguneri Taluka

In Nanguneri Taluka out of total population, 102,374 were engaged in work activities. 78.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 102,374 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,329 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 29,771 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 80,477 52,614 27,863
Cultivators 12,329 9,774 2,555
Agriculture Labourer 29,771 17,936 11,835
Household Industries 7,480 1,328 6,152
Other Workers 30,897 23,576 7,321
Marginal Workers 21,897 11,584 10,313
Non Working 123,228 46,710 76,518

Nanguneri Taluka Map


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