Coimbatore Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Coimbatore is a Munciple Corporation city situated in Coimbatore South taluka of Coimbatore district. The Coimbatore city is divided into 72 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 282,839 families residing in the Coimbatore city. The total population of Coimbatore is 1,050,721 out of which 526,163 are males and 524,558 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Coimbatore is 997.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Coimbatore city is 102069 which is 10% of the total population. There are 52275 male children and 49794 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Coimbatore is 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (997).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Coimbatore is 91.3%. Thus Coimbatore has higher literacy rate compared to 84% of Coimbatore district. The male literacy rate is 94.46% and the female literacy rate is 88.15% in Coimbatore.

Population
1,050,721
Literacy
91.3%
Sex Ratio
997

Coimbatore Munciple Corporation has total administration over 282,839 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Munciple Corporation limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Coimbatore Munciple Corporation

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Coimbatore Munciple Corporation.

Total Male Female
Children 102,069 52,275 49,794
Literacy 91.3% 85.1% 79.8%
Scheduled Caste 107,949 54,070 53,879
Scheduled Tribe 683 363 320
Illiterate 184,623 78,547 106,076

Caste-wise Population - Coimbatore

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Coimbatore.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 107,949 54,070 53,879
Schedule Tribe 683 363 320

Religion-wise Population - Coimbatore

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Coimbatore is 875,370 which is 83.31% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Coimbatore is 90,670 which is 8.63% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Coimbatore as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 875,370 (83.31%) 439,120 436,250
Muslim 90,670 (8.63%) 45,722 44,948
Christian 79,162 (7.53%) 38,611 40,551
Sikh 481 (0.05%) 263 218
Buddhist 223 (0.02%) 119 104
Jain 2,978 (0.28%) 1,528 1,450
Other Religion 99 (0.01%) 52 47
No Religion Specified 1,738 (0.17%) 748 990

Literacy Rate - Coimbatore

The total literacy rate of Coimbatore was 91.3% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 866,098 literates, males were 447,616 while females were 418,482. Also the male literacy rate was 94.46% and the female literacy rate was 88.15% in Coimbatore.

  Coimbatore Tamil Nadu
Female 88.15% 73.44%
Male 94.46% 86.77%
Total 91.3% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Coimbatore

The Sex Ratio of Coimbatore is 997. Thus per every 1000 men there were 997 females in Coimbatore. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 953 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 997 ) of Coimbatore.


Child Population - Coimbatore

According to Census 2011, there were 102,069 children between age 0 to 6 years in Coimbatore. Out of which 52,275 were male while 49,794 were female.


Working Population - Coimbatore

In Coimbatore Munciple Corporation out of total population, 425,115 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 425,115 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,539 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,908 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 402,038 309,311 92,727
Cultivators 1,539 1,141 398
Agriculture Labourer 2,908 1,862 1,046
Household Industries 11,789 7,659 4,130
Other Workers 385,802 298,649 87,153
Marginal Workers 23,077 11,599 11,478
Non Working 625,606 205,253 420,353

Coimbatore Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Coimbatore is further divided into 72 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 13,534 85.8% 1,003
2 Ward No - 2 15,565 77.8% 1,016
3 Ward No - 3 13,007 83.6% 1,047
4 Ward No - 4 25,497 82.7% 987
5 Ward No - 5 15,336 81.2% 980
6 Ward No - 6 20,326 82.3% 1,001
7 Ward No - 7 14,034 83.6% 1,022
8 Ward No - 8 15,683 81.7% 992
9 Ward No - 9 22,132 80.3% 975
10 Ward No - 10 20,916 83.4% 962
11 Ward No - 11 13,961 83.2% 997
12 Ward No - 12 20,023 81.8% 1,022
13 Ward No - 13 23,107 80.7% 1,001
14 Ward No - 14 14,426 84.7% 1,021
15 Ward No - 15 16,585 80.3% 1,012
16 Ward No - 16 21,039 86.5% 1,144
17 Ward No - 17 27,002 82.2% 978
18 Ward No - 18 13,244 83.5% 1,009
19 Ward No - 19 15,024 82.3% 1,008
20 Ward No - 20 8,210 82.2% 1,049
21 Ward No - 21 15,980 80.7% 1,028
22 Ward No - 22 13,038 83.7% 1,000
23 Ward No - 23 15,145 85.7% 1,059
24 Ward No - 24 12,594 83.4% 1,036
25 Ward No - 25 10,084 81.3% 1,109
26 Ward No - 26 12,388 86.8% 944
27 Ward No - 27 9,017 87.3% 1,047
28 Ward No - 28 8,607 86.7% 768
29 Ward No - 29 9,931 80.6% 1,016
30 Ward No - 30 7,555 82.5% 985
31 Ward No - 31 5,318 88.6% 994
32 Ward No - 32 7,756 86.1% 1,042
33 Ward No - 33 12,386 79.2% 1,023
34 Ward No - 34 11,889 91.8% 1,036
35 Ward No - 35 7,409 78.2% 984
36 Ward No - 36 10,899 86.1% 977
37 Ward No - 37 9,005 75.5% 1,001
38 Ward No - 38 6,710 86.9% 1,014
39 Ward No - 39 4,665 82.6% 936
40 Ward No - 40 8,818 84.9% 1,032
41 Ward No - 41 11,258 75.2% 1,006
42 Ward No - 42 10,775 83.4% 967
43 Ward No - 43 9,600 77.8% 993
44 Ward No - 44 13,211 85.7% 967
45 Ward No - 45 8,392 82.2% 950
46 Ward No - 46 9,092 84.8% 930
47 Ward No - 47 9,479 84.3% 1,018
48 Ward No - 48 9,508 85% 990
49 Ward No - 49 8,805 90.8% 1,049
50 Ward No - 50 8,052 84.8% 1,029
51 Ward No - 51 11,011 84% 944
52 Ward No - 52 13,886 84.6% 980
53 Ward No - 53 10,876 80.4% 1,017
54 Ward No - 54 34,790 78.1% 973
55 Ward No - 55 27,779 82.2% 966
56 Ward No - 56 18,088 82.5% 982
57 Ward No - 57 17,554 80.5% 1,060
58 Ward No - 58 14,056 76.9% 1,010
59 Ward No - 59 16,567 82.4% 1,018
60 Ward No - 60 13,495 78.5% 996
61 Ward No - 61 16,101 81.9% 1,027
62 Ward No - 62 14,924 88.9% 995
63 Ward No - 63 10,449 86.1% 1,007
64 Ward No - 64 8,405 78.5% 1,003
65 Ward No - 65 18,169 81.8% 978
66 Ward No - 66 31,028 76.4% 948
67 Ward No - 67 14,388 81.9% 997
68 Ward No - 68 9,203 80.4% 989
69 Ward No - 69 23,021 83% 974
70 Ward No - 70 21,191 82.5% 973
71 Ward No - 71 10,585 82.1% 966
72 Ward No - 72 49,138 83.4% 980

Map of Coimbatore, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu


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