Sembakkam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Sembakkam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sembakkam Town Panchayat has population of 45,356 of which 22,705 are males while 22,651 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5003 which is 11.03 % of total population of Sembakkam (TP). In Sembakkam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 998 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sembakkam is around 941 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Sembakkam city is 92.52 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Sembakkam, Male literacy is around 95.44 % while female literacy rate is 89.62 %.
Sembakkam Town Panchayat has total administration over 11,668 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sembakkam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.83 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.40 % of total population in Sembakkam (TP).
Sembakkam Work Profile
Out of total population, 16,989 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 12,804 were males while 4,185 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 16989 working population, 86.98 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.02 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.