Chinnasalem Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Chinnasalem is a Town Panchayat city situated in Kallakkurichi taluka of Viluppuram district. The Chinnasalem city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 6,181 families residing in the Chinnasalem city. The total population of Chinnasalem is 25,106 out of which 12,291 are males and 12,815 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chinnasalem is 1,043.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chinnasalem city is 2534 which is 10% of the total population. There are 1309 male children and 1225 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chinnasalem is 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,043).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chinnasalem is 81.4%. Thus Chinnasalem has higher literacy rate compared to 71.9% of Viluppuram district. The male literacy rate is 88.95% and the female literacy rate is 74.18% in Chinnasalem.

Population
25,106
Literacy
81.4%
Sex Ratio
1,043

Chinnasalem Town Panchayat has total administration over 6,181 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Chinnasalem Town Panchayat

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chinnasalem Town Panchayat.

Total Male Female
Children 2,534 1,309 1,225
Literacy 81.4% 79.5% 67.1%
Scheduled Caste 3,665 1,823 1,842
Scheduled Tribe 182 100 82
Illiterate 6,740 2,522 4,218

Caste-wise Population - Chinnasalem

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Chinnasalem.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,665 1,823 1,842
Schedule Tribe 182 100 82

Religion-wise Population - Chinnasalem

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Chinnasalem is 22,908 which is 91.25% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Chinnasalem is 1,495 which is 5.95% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Chinnasalem as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 22,908 (91.25%) 11,270 11,638
Muslim 1,495 (5.95%) 744 751
Christian 645 (2.57%) 253 392
Sikh 1 (0%) 1 0
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 2 (0.01%) 1 1
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 55 (0.22%) 22 33

Literacy Rate - Chinnasalem

The total literacy rate of Chinnasalem was 81.37% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 18,366 literates, males were 9,769 while females were 8,597. Also the male literacy rate was 88.95% and the female literacy rate was 74.18% in Chinnasalem.

  Chinnasalem Tamil Nadu
Female 74.18% 73.44%
Male 88.95% 86.77%
Total 81.37% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Chinnasalem

The Sex Ratio of Chinnasalem is 1,043. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,043 females in Chinnasalem. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,043 ) of Chinnasalem.


Child Population - Chinnasalem

According to Census 2011, there were 2,534 children between age 0 to 6 years in Chinnasalem. Out of which 1,309 were male while 1,225 were female.


Working Population - Chinnasalem

In Chinnasalem Town Panchayat out of total population, 10,172 were engaged in work activities. 84.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 10,172 workers engaged in Main Work, 685 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,553 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 8,568 6,183 2,385
Cultivators 685 468 217
Agriculture Labourer 1,553 850 703
Household Industries 175 99 76
Other Workers 6,155 4,766 1,389
Marginal Workers 1,604 897 707
Non Working 14,934 5,211 9,723

Chinnasalem Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Chinnasalem is further divided into 18 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,967 62.9% 967
2 Ward No - 2 1,008 66.2% 942
3 Ward No - 3 1,021 57.5% 1,010
4 Ward No - 4 2,333 68.4% 1,445
5 Ward No - 5 1,158 80.1% 990
6 Ward No - 6 1,155 67.1% 998
7 Ward No - 7 1,107 72.8% 1,192
8 Ward No - 8 1,195 78.2% 1,019
9 Ward No - 9 1,182 77.9% 1,000
10 Ward No - 10 1,358 74.6% 994
11 Ward No - 11 1,805 80.7% 1,164
12 Ward No - 12 982 81.3% 988
13 Ward No - 13 1,047 70.2% 918
14 Ward No - 14 2,374 77.5% 925
15 Ward No - 15 1,068 79.9% 1,038
16 Ward No - 16 1,297 76.4% 1,030
17 Ward No - 17 1,319 79.6% 1,029
18 Ward No - 18 1,730 68% 1,009

Map of Chinnasalem, Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu


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