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

Batlagundu is a Town Panchayat city situated in Nilakkottai taluka of Dindigul district. The Batlagundu city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5,878 families residing in the Batlagundu city. The total population of Batlagundu is 22,928 out of which 11,428 are males and 11,500 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Batlagundu is 1,006.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Batlagundu city is 2125 which is 9% of the total population. There are 1102 male children and 1023 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Batlagundu is 928 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,006).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Batlagundu is 88.5%. Thus Batlagundu has higher literacy rate compared to 76.3% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 93.14% and the female literacy rate is 83.88% in Batlagundu.

Population
22,928
Literacy
88.5%
Sex Ratio
1,006

Batlagundu Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,878 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.

Batlagundu Town Panchayat

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

Total Male Female
Children 2,125 1,102 1,023
Literacy 88.5% 84.2% 76.4%
Scheduled Caste 1,748 854 894
Scheduled Tribe 34 19 15
Illiterate 4,522 1,810 2,712

Caste-wise Population - Batlagundu

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Batlagundu.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,748 854 894
Schedule Tribe 34 19 15

Religion-wise Population - Batlagundu

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Batlagundu is 18,754 which is 81.8% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Batlagundu is 2,908 which is 12.68% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Batlagundu as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 18,754 (81.8%) 9,373 9,381
Muslim 2,908 (12.68%) 1,454 1,454
Christian 1,226 (5.35%) 584 642
Sikh 3 (0.01%) 1 2
Buddhist 1 (0%) 0 1
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 36 (0.16%) 16 20

Literacy Rate - Batlagundu

The total literacy rate of Batlagundu was 88.48% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 18,406 literates, males were 9,618 while females were 8,788. Also the male literacy rate was 93.14% and the female literacy rate was 83.88% in Batlagundu.

  Batlagundu Tamil Nadu
Female 83.88% 73.44%
Male 93.14% 86.77%
Total 88.48% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Batlagundu

The Sex Ratio of Batlagundu is 1,006. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,006 females in Batlagundu. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 928 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,006 ) of Batlagundu.


Child Population - Batlagundu

According to Census 2011, there were 2,125 children between age 0 to 6 years in Batlagundu. Out of which 1,102 were male while 1,023 were female.


Working Population - Batlagundu

In Batlagundu Town Panchayat out of total population, 8,385 were engaged in work activities. 90.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,385 workers engaged in Main Work, 223 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 485 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 7,614 6,014 1,600
Cultivators 223 194 29
Agriculture Labourer 485 351 134
Household Industries 124 67 57
Other Workers 6,782 5,402 1,380
Marginal Workers 771 476 295
Non Working 14,543 4,938 9,605

Batlagundu Wards

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

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,719 86.6% 938
2 Ward No - 2 1,938 80.8% 990
3 Ward No - 3 1,641 64.5% 1,080
4 Ward No - 4 1,836 78.2% 1,004
5 Ward No - 5 539 80.3% 1,105
6 Ward No - 6 1,321 81.8% 966
7 Ward No - 7 1,251 76.7% 1,071
8 Ward No - 8 761 84.2% 1,108
9 Ward No - 9 997 89.9% 1,047
10 Ward No - 10 556 83.8% 1,059
11 Ward No - 11 725 82.9% 908
12 Ward No - 12 1,552 80% 957
13 Ward No - 13 605 86.1% 977
14 Ward No - 14 1,017 83.3% 1,110
15 Ward No - 15 1,230 82.6% 994
16 Ward No - 16 1,659 71.7% 945
17 Ward No - 17 1,965 83.2% 999
18 Ward No - 18 1,616 82.6% 1,025

Map of Batlagundu, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


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