Sithayankottai Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Sithayankottai is a Town Panchayat city situated in Attur taluka of Dindigul district. The Sithayankottai city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,522 families residing in the Sithayankottai city. The total population of Sithayankottai is 13,634 out of which 6,907 are males and 6,727 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sithayankottai is 974.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sithayankottai city is 1336 which is 10% of the total population. There are 736 male children and 600 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sithayankottai is 815 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (974).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sithayankottai is 77.2%. Thus Sithayankottai has higher literacy rate compared to 76.3% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 84.78% and the female literacy rate is 69.53% in Sithayankottai.

Population
13,634
Literacy
77.2%
Sex Ratio
974

Sithayankottai Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,522 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.

Sithayankottai Town Panchayat

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,336 736 600
Literacy 77.2% 75.7% 63.3%
Scheduled Caste 4,723 2,414 2,309
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 4,142 1,675 2,467

Caste-wise Population - Sithayankottai

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sithayankottai.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,723 2,414 2,309
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Sithayankottai

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Sithayankottai is 9,815 which is 71.99% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Sithayankottai is 3,722 which is 27.3% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Sithayankottai as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 9,815 (71.99%) 4,964 4,851
Muslim 3,722 (27.3%) 1,894 1,828
Christian 75 (0.55%) 35 40
Sikh 10 (0.07%) 5 5
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 12 (0.09%) 9 3

Literacy Rate - Sithayankottai

The total literacy rate of Sithayankottai was 77.18% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 9,492 literates, males were 5,232 while females were 4,260. Also the male literacy rate was 84.78% and the female literacy rate was 69.53% in Sithayankottai.

  Sithayankottai Tamil Nadu
Female 69.53% 73.44%
Male 84.78% 86.77%
Total 77.18% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Sithayankottai

The Sex Ratio of Sithayankottai is 974. Thus per every 1000 men there were 974 females in Sithayankottai. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 815 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 974 ) of Sithayankottai.


Child Population - Sithayankottai

According to Census 2011, there were 1,336 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sithayankottai. Out of which 736 were male while 600 were female.


Working Population - Sithayankottai

In Sithayankottai Town Panchayat out of total population, 5,864 were engaged in work activities. 80.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,864 workers engaged in Main Work, 241 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,015 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,698 3,394 1,304
Cultivators 241 215 26
Agriculture Labourer 2,015 1,255 760
Household Industries 167 126 41
Other Workers 2,275 1,798 477
Marginal Workers 1,166 619 547
Non Working 7,770 2,894 4,876

Sithayankottai Wards

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

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,081 79.5% 1,009
2 Ward No - 2 657 77% 938
3 Ward No - 3 902 77.5% 991
4 Ward No - 4 465 63.7% 962
5 Ward No - 5 435 58.4% 908
6 Ward No - 6 614 88.4% 1,026
7 Ward No - 7 377 83% 1,118
8 Ward No - 8 797 65.4% 963
9 Ward No - 9 827 69.2% 1,012
10 Ward No - 10 1,031 59.8% 931
11 Ward No - 11 1,112 55.6% 1,000
12 Ward No - 12 692 74.7% 1,012
13 Ward No - 13 884 70% 1,046
14 Ward No - 14 485 74.8% 948
15 Ward No - 15 489 74.4% 845
16 Ward No - 16 1,188 62.9% 932
17 Ward No - 17 557 58.9% 1,142
18 Ward No - 18 1,041 72.6% 862

Map of Sithayankottai, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


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