Salem Population Census 2011 - 2020

Overview

Salem is a Municipal Corporation city in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Salem city is divided into 60 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Salem Municipal Corporation has population of 829,267 of which 417,317 are males while 411,950 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 79067 which is 9.53 % of total population of Salem (M Corp). In Salem Municipal Corporation, Female Sex Ratio is of 987 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Salem is around 949 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Salem city is 84.42 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Salem, Male literacy is around 89.30 % while female literacy rate is 79.50 %.

Salem Municipal Corporation has total administration over 215,747 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Corporation limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Salem Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.82 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.15 % of total population in Salem (M Corp).

Salem Work Profile

Out of total population, 332,147 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 250,106 were males while 82,041 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 332147 working population, 95.18 % were engaged in Main Work while 4.82 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Salem 2020 Population

The next census for Salem Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.

Salem Religion Data 2011

Town Population Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Salem 829,267 89.79% 7.48% 2.36% 0.02% 0.01% 0.11% 0.02% 0.20%

Salem Wards

# Ward Sub Division District State
1 Salem Ward No - 1 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
2 Salem Ward No - 2 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
3 Salem Ward No - 3 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
4 Salem Ward No - 4 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
5 Salem Ward No - 5 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
6 Salem Ward No - 6 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
7 Salem Ward No - 7 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
8 Salem Ward No - 8 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
9 Salem Ward No - 9 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
10 Salem Ward No - 10 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
11 Salem Ward No - 11 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
12 Salem Ward No - 12 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
13 Salem Ward No - 13 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
14 Salem Ward No - 14 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
15 Salem Ward No - 15 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
16 Salem Ward No - 16 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
17 Salem Ward No - 17 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
18 Salem Ward No - 18 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
19 Salem Ward No - 19 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
20 Salem Ward No - 20 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
21 Salem Ward No - 21 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
22 Salem Ward No - 22 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
23 Salem Ward No - 23 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
24 Salem Ward No - 24 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
25 Salem Ward No - 25 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
26 Salem Ward No - 26 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
27 Salem Ward No - 27 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
28 Salem Ward No - 28 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
29 Salem Ward No - 29 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
30 Salem Ward No - 30 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
31 Salem Ward No - 31 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
32 Salem Ward No - 32 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
33 Salem Ward No - 33 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
34 Salem Ward No - 34 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
35 Salem Ward No - 35 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
36 Salem Ward No - 36 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
37 Salem Ward No - 37 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
38 Salem Ward No - 38 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
39 Salem Ward No - 39 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
40 Salem Ward No - 40 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
41 Salem Ward No - 41 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
42 Salem Ward No - 42 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
43 Salem Ward No - 43 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
44 Salem Ward No - 44 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
45 Salem Ward No - 45 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
46 Salem Ward No - 46 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
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48 Salem Ward No - 48 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
49 Salem Ward No - 49 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
50 Salem Ward No - 50 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
51 Salem Ward No - 51 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
52 Salem Ward No - 52 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
53 Salem Ward No - 53 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
54 Salem Ward No - 54 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
55 Salem Ward No - 55 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
56 Salem Ward No - 56 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
57 Salem Ward No - 57 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
58 Salem Ward No - 58 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
59 Salem Ward No - 59 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu
60 Salem Ward No - 60 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu

# Metropolitan Population
1 Mumbai 18,394,912
2 Delhi 16,349,831
3 Kolkata 14,035,959
4 Chennai 8,653,521
5 Bangalore 8,520,435
# State Sex Ratio
1 Kerala 1084
2 Puducherry 1037
3 Tamil Nadu 996
4 Andhra Pradesh 993
5 Chhattisgarh 991
# State Literacy
1 Kerala 94.00 %
2 Lakshadweep 91.85 %
3 Mizoram 91.33 %
4 Goa 88.70 %
5 Tripura 87.22 %