Tirunelveli is one of 32 districts located in southeast Indian state Tamil Nadu. There are total 21 blocks which comes under Tirunelveli district, and there are total 465 villages and 9 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Tirunelveli district is 628 and number of houses in this district is 437211.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 1623667. Out of total 1623667, male population count is 801855, where as female population count is 821812 in Tirunelveli.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 174291 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 174291 children 88960 are boys and 85331 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Tirunelveli district is 71%. 1153120 out of total 1623667 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 77% and 620424 males are literate out of total 801855 male population, where as female literacy rate is 35% and 532696 out of total 821812 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Tirunelveli district is 28%. 470547 out of total 1623667 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 22% and 181431 males are illiterate out of total 801855 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 35% and 289116 out of total 821812 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Tirunelveli district is 821794 and non-working population is 801873 and out of 821794 working population 87658 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.