Nagapattinam is one of 32 districts located in southeast Indian state Tamil Nadu. There are total 12 blocks which comes under Nagapattinam district, and there are total 491 villages and 2 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Nagapattinam district is 618 and number of houses in this district is 325625.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 1261288. Out of total 1261288, male population count is 624094, where as female population count is 637194 in Nagapattinam .
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 128756 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 128756 children 65728 are boys and 63028 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Nagapattinam district is 73%. 929369 out of total 1261288 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 79% and 495247 males are literate out of total 624094 male population, where as female literacy rate is 31% and 434122 out of total 637194 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Nagapattinam district is 26%. 331919 out of total 1261288 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 20% and 128847 males are illiterate out of total 624094 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 31% and 203072 out of total 637194 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Nagapattinam district is 548626 and non-working population is 712662 and out of 548626 working population 50910 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.