Sirkali Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Sirkali is a Municipality city situated in Sirkali taluka of Nagapattinam district. The Sirkali city is divided into 24 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 8,756 families residing in the Sirkali city. The total population of Sirkali is 34,927 out of which 17,225 are males and 17,702 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sirkali is 1,028.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sirkali city is 3367 which is 10% of the total population. There are 1740 male children and 1627 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sirkali is 935 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,028).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sirkali is 90.2%. Thus Sirkali has higher literacy rate compared to 83.6% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 94.39% and the female literacy rate is 86.15% in Sirkali.

Population
34,927
Literacy
90.2%
Sex Ratio
1,028

Sirkali Municipality has total administration over 8,756 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Sirkali Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sirkali Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 3,367 1,740 1,627
Literacy 90.2% 84.9% 78.2%
Scheduled Caste 8,107 4,005 4,102
Scheduled Tribe 44 20 24
Illiterate 6,462 2,609 3,853

Caste-wise Population - Sirkali

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Sirkali.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 8,107 4,005 4,102
Schedule Tribe 44 20 24

Religion-wise Population - Sirkali

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Sirkali is 30,354 which is 86.91% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Sirkali is 3,305 which is 9.46% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Sirkali as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 30,354 (86.91%) 15,014 15,340
Muslim 3,305 (9.46%) 1,570 1,735
Christian 753 (2.16%) 372 381
Sikh 6 (0.02%) 3 3
Buddhist 159 (0.46%) 86 73
Jain 117 (0.33%) 79 38
Other Religion 14 (0.04%) 9 5
No Religion Specified 219 (0.63%) 92 127

Literacy Rate - Sirkali

The total literacy rate of Sirkali was 90.19% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 28,465 literates, males were 14,616 while females were 13,849. Also the male literacy rate was 94.39% and the female literacy rate was 86.15% in Sirkali.

  Sirkali Tamil Nadu
Female 86.15% 73.44%
Male 94.39% 86.77%
Total 90.19% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Sirkali

The Sex Ratio of Sirkali is 1,028. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,028 females in Sirkali. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 935 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,028 ) of Sirkali.


Child Population - Sirkali

According to Census 2011, there were 3,367 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sirkali. Out of which 1,740 were male while 1,627 were female.


Working Population - Sirkali

In Sirkali Municipality out of total population, 11,476 were engaged in work activities. 83.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 11,476 workers engaged in Main Work, 352 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,398 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 9,581 7,943 1,638
Cultivators 352 321 31
Agriculture Labourer 1,398 1,051 347
Household Industries 150 65 85
Other Workers 7,681 6,506 1,175
Marginal Workers 1,895 1,290 605
Non Working 23,451 7,992 15,459

Sirkali Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Sirkali is further divided into 24 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,216 79% 1,000
2 Ward No - 2 2,347 78.9% 1,020
3 Ward No - 3 1,003 67.3% 1,047
4 Ward No - 4 1,828 78.4% 908
5 Ward No - 5 1,681 75% 1,045
6 Ward No - 6 2,178 84.4% 1,072
7 Ward No - 7 900 79.1% 1,004
8 Ward No - 8 745 81.7% 950
9 Ward No - 9 1,147 82.4% 1,089
10 Ward No - 10 823 88.9% 998
11 Ward No - 11 671 89.1% 1,015
12 Ward No - 12 1,082 88.6% 1,022
13 Ward No - 13 1,741 84.5% 1,034
14 Ward No - 14 1,093 87.5% 1,002
15 Ward No - 15 1,895 81.6% 1,073
16 Ward No - 16 1,359 72% 996
17 Ward No - 17 1,211 87.9% 979
18 Ward No - 18 1,899 83.1% 1,018
19 Ward No - 19 1,058 83.4% 1,027
20 Ward No - 20 2,493 83.3% 1,125
21 Ward No - 21 2,969 84.6% 997
22 Ward No - 22 1,062 73.7% 1,103
23 Ward No - 23 1,262 80% 1,072
24 Ward No - 24 1,264 81.7% 1,013

Map of Sirkali, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu


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