Kangeyam Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Kangeyam is a Town Panchayat city situated in Kangeyam taluka of Tiruppur district. The Kangeyam city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 9,449 families residing in the Kangeyam city. The total population of Kangeyam is 32,147 out of which 16,181 are males and 15,966 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kangeyam is 987.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kangeyam city is 2811 which is 9% of the total population. There are 1485 male children and 1326 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kangeyam is 893 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (987).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kangeyam is 85.1%. Thus Kangeyam has higher literacy rate compared to 78.7% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 91.22% and the female literacy rate is 79.04% in Kangeyam.

Population
32,147
Literacy
85.1%
Sex Ratio
987

Kangeyam Town Panchayat has total administration over 9,449 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.

Kangeyam Town Panchayat

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

Total Male Female
Children 2,811 1,485 1,326
Literacy 85.1% 82.8% 72.5%
Scheduled Caste 3,000 1,518 1,482
Scheduled Tribe 23 11 12
Illiterate 7,170 2,776 4,394

Caste-wise Population - Kangeyam

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Kangeyam.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,000 1,518 1,482
Schedule Tribe 23 11 12

Religion-wise Population - Kangeyam

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Kangeyam is 28,565 which is 88.86% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Kangeyam is 1,999 which is 6.22% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Kangeyam as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 28,565 (88.86%) 14,407 14,158
Muslim 1,999 (6.22%) 1,034 965
Christian 1,258 (3.91%) 597 661
Sikh 8 (0.02%) 7 1
Buddhist 5 (0.02%) 4 1
Jain 3 (0.01%) 0 3
Other Religion 2 (0.01%) 0 2
No Religion Specified 307 (0.95%) 132 175

Literacy Rate - Kangeyam

The total literacy rate of Kangeyam was 85.14% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 24,977 literates, males were 13,405 while females were 11,572. Also the male literacy rate was 91.22% and the female literacy rate was 79.04% in Kangeyam.

  Kangeyam Tamil Nadu
Female 79.04% 73.44%
Male 91.22% 86.77%
Total 85.14% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Kangeyam

The Sex Ratio of Kangeyam is 987. Thus per every 1000 men there were 987 females in Kangeyam. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 893 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 987 ) of Kangeyam.


Child Population - Kangeyam

According to Census 2011, there were 2,811 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kangeyam. Out of which 1,485 were male while 1,326 were female.


Working Population - Kangeyam

In Kangeyam Town Panchayat out of total population, 15,720 were engaged in work activities. 89.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 15,720 workers engaged in Main Work, 392 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 603 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 14,108 9,814 4,294
Cultivators 392 256 136
Agriculture Labourer 603 330 273
Household Industries 1,610 905 705
Other Workers 11,503 8,323 3,180
Marginal Workers 1,612 622 990
Non Working 16,427 5,745 10,682

Kangeyam Wards

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

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,697 74.3% 956
2 Ward No - 2 1,594 79.1% 1,008
3 Ward No - 3 2,212 68.2% 1,050
4 Ward No - 4 1,302 76.5% 943
5 Ward No - 5 1,238 88.4% 925
6 Ward No - 6 1,984 80.1% 1,024
7 Ward No - 7 2,064 74% 985
8 Ward No - 8 1,474 81.3% 1,005
9 Ward No - 9 1,358 70.6% 1,012
10 Ward No - 10 2,181 76.4% 1,006
11 Ward No - 11 2,012 83.3% 950
12 Ward No - 12 855 73.1% 1,127
13 Ward No - 13 2,223 76.1% 930
14 Ward No - 14 1,436 85.7% 1,017
15 Ward No - 15 1,148 77.3% 1,028
16 Ward No - 16 1,646 83.9% 993
17 Ward No - 17 2,090 77.3% 1,010
18 Ward No - 18 2,633 78.5% 923

Map of Kangeyam, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu


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