Tenkasi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu
Tenkasi Taluka of Tirunelveli district has a total population of 399,946 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 199,442 are males while 200,504 are females. In 2011 there were a total 103,380 families residing in Tenkasi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Tenkasi Taluka is 1,005.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 57.2% people live in Urban areas while 42.8% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.3% while that in rural areas is 77%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tenkasi Taluka is 1,002 while that of Rural areas is 1,010.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tenkasi Taluka is 42275 which is 11% of the total population. There are 21452 male children and 20823 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tenkasi Taluka is 971 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,005 ) of Tenkasi Taluka.
The total literacy rate of Tenkasi Taluka is 80.02%. The male literacy rate is 78.29% and the female literacy rate is 64.87% in Tenkasi Taluka.
To facilitate the administration, Tenkasi Taluka is further divided into 8 towns and 30 villages.
Tenkasi Taluka Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Tenkasi Taluka.
|Children (Age 0-6)||42,275||21,452||20,823|
Caste-wise Population - Tenkasi Taluka
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Tenkasi Taluka of Tamil Nadu.
Religion-wise Population - Tenkasi Taluka
|No Religion Specified||391||(0.1%)||201||190|
Literacy Rate - Tenkasi Taluka
Average literacy rate of Tenkasi Taluka in 2011 were 80.02% in which, male and female literacy were 87.72% and 72.39% respectively. Total literate in Tenkasi Taluka were 286,203 of which male and female were 156,138 and 130,065 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Tenkasi Taluka
The Sex Ratio of Tenkasi Taluka is 1,005 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,005 females in Tenkasi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 971 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,005 ) of Tenkasi Taluka.
Child Population - Tenkasi Taluka
According to Census 2011, there were 42,275 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tenkasi Taluka. Out of which 42,275 were male while 42,275 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Tenkasi Taluka
As per Census 2011, there are a total 57,403 families under Tenkasi Taluka living in urban areas while 57,403 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 57.2% of total population of Tenkasi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 42.8% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 24,038 while that in rural regions is 18,237.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||42,275||24,038||18,237|
Working Population - Tenkasi Taluka
In Tenkasi Taluka out of total population, 186,943 were engaged in work activities. 89.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 186,943 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,022 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41,795 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Talukas from Tenkasi Taluka
Below is the list of Talukas near Tenkasi Taluka in Tirunelveli district.
|Shenkottai Taluka population||141,416|
|Veerakeralamputhur Taluka population||123,137|
|Sankarankoil Taluka population||350,144|
|Alangulam Taluka population||176,138|
|Tirunelveli Taluka population||642,835|
|Sivagiri Taluka population||194,156|
|Palayamkottai Taluka population||91,176|
|Ambasamudram Taluka population||428,031|
|Nanguneri Taluka population||225,602|
|Radhapuram Taluka population||304,652|