Andipatti Jakkampatti Town Panchayat, with population of about 27 thousand is Andipatti sub district's only town panchayat located in Andipatti sub district of Theni district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Andipatti Jakkampatti town panchayat is 6 km2. Population density of the city is 4633 persons per km2. There are 18 wards in the city, among them Andipatti Jakkampatti Ward No 08 is the most populous ward with population of 2916 and Andipatti Jakkampatti Ward No 16 is the least populous ward with population of 615.

Nearest railway station is Andipatti which is within the city. Andipatti is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Theni which is 18 km away. Chennai is the state head quarter of the city and is 520 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 821.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39.5°C and minimum temperature goes down to 15.5°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (50%) are male and about 14 thousand (50%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Andipatti Jakkampatti town panchayat is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7512 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,287 24,598 2,686 3 2,770
Male 13,624 12,268 1,354 2 1,440
Female 13,663 12,330 1,332 1 1,330

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Christians which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1001 in Christians are 1095.

Religion wise population 2011 - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 27,287 26,736 189 331 1 1 0 1 28
Male 13,624 13,359 94 158 1 0 0 0 12
Female 13,663 13,377 95 173 0 1 0 1 16

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 18.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 20.8% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 16.6%. General caste population has increased by 19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -94.9% and child population has increased by 3.4% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.6% 19.6% 13% -94.9% 3.4%
Male 16.6% 17.4% 12.1% -94.1% 2.4%
Female 20.8% 21.8% 13.8% -96% 4.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 984 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 924 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 36 15 -235 19
2011 1003 1005 984 500 924
2001 968 969 969 735 905

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 9662 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Andipatti Jakkampatti is 85%. 92% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Total Male Female
Change 2.8% 0.5% 5.2%
2011 85.4% 92.4% 78.3%
2001 82.6% 91.9% 73.1%

Workers profile

Andipatti Jakkampatti has 42% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 28% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Andipatti Jakkampatti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.5% 37.1% 5.4% 57.5%
Male 56.9% 51.3% 5.7% 43.1%
Female 28.1% 23% 5.1% 71.9%