Shenkottai Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu
Shenkottai Taluka of Tirunelveli district has a total population of 141,416 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 70,899 are males while 70,517 are females. In 2011 there were a total 37,855 families residing in Shenkottai Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Shenkottai Taluka is 995.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 63.5% people live in Urban areas while 36.5% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 79.7% while that in rural areas is 79.2%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Shenkottai Taluka is 996 while that of Rural areas is 992.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shenkottai Taluka is 14657 which is 10% of the total population. There are 7560 male children and 7097 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shenkottai Taluka is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Shenkottai Taluka.
The total literacy rate of Shenkottai Taluka is 79.53%. The male literacy rate is 78.34% and the female literacy rate is 64.2% in Shenkottai Taluka.
To facilitate the administration, Shenkottai Taluka is further divided into 6 towns and 14 villages.
Shenkottai Taluka Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Shenkottai Taluka.
|Children (Age 0-6)||14,657||7,560||7,097|
Caste-wise Population - Shenkottai Taluka
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Shenkottai Taluka of Tamil Nadu.
Religion-wise Population - Shenkottai Taluka
|No Religion Specified||62||(0.04%)||32||30|
Literacy Rate - Shenkottai Taluka
Average literacy rate of Shenkottai Taluka in 2011 were 79.53% in which, male and female literacy were 87.69% and 71.39% respectively. Total literate in Shenkottai Taluka were 100,815 of which male and female were 55,540 and 45,275 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Shenkottai Taluka
The Sex Ratio of Shenkottai Taluka is 995 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 995 females in Shenkottai Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Shenkottai Taluka.
Child Population - Shenkottai Taluka
According to Census 2011, there were 14,657 children between age 0 to 6 years in Shenkottai Taluka. Out of which 14,657 were male while 14,657 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Shenkottai Taluka
As per Census 2011, there are a total 23,572 families under Shenkottai Taluka living in urban areas while 23,572 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 63.5% of total population of Shenkottai Taluka lives in Urban areas while 36.5% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 9,477 while that in rural regions is 5,180.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||14,657||9,477||5,180|
Working Population - Shenkottai Taluka
In Shenkottai Taluka out of total population, 66,982 were engaged in work activities. 85.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66,982 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,200 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18,295 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Talukas from Shenkottai Taluka
Below is the list of Talukas near Shenkottai Taluka in Tirunelveli district.
|Tenkasi Taluka population||399,946|
|Alangulam Taluka population||176,138|
|Tirunelveli Taluka population||642,835|
|Veerakeralamputhur Taluka population||123,137|
|Sankarankoil Taluka population||350,144|
|Palayamkottai Taluka population||91,176|
|Ambasamudram Taluka population||428,031|
|Sivagiri Taluka population||194,156|
|Nanguneri Taluka population||225,602|
|Radhapuram Taluka population||304,652|
Shenkottai Taluka Map
- Census 2011 Data - censusindia.gov.in
- Shenkottai, Tamil Nadu - Wikipedia