(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
The vast continent of India is thronged with numerous towns and cities. In case of Tamil Nadu also there has no exception of the rule. Amongst several towns one can easily distinguish the significance of Konganapuram. In fact it is a panchayat town and it is located in the district of Salem district of the same sate of India. Startegically Konganapuram is situated approximately at 11.58° N 77.92° E. It has an average height of 305 metres or 1000 feet.
In order to identify a place , definite knowledge of its demography is a necessity. Down the years quite a number of demographers have conducted surveys and thus prepared reports accordingly. One such significant report is the Census report of India that has been issued forth in the year 2001. According to this report , the total population of
Konganapuram has been enumerated to be 8086. Out of it, male populace constitutes 53 % . Female populace in Konganapuram is less constituting 47 % only. This lead one to infer the like most of the states of India in Konganapuram also number of males is more than females. In Konganapuram town , 10 % of the population is below six years of age.
Literacy rate of Konganapuram too can be deciphered from this report . Since a town's growth is indicated by the literary condition it is really amazing to find out that the average literacy rate of Konganapuram is higher than that of India . In other words , 61 percent and 59.5 percent are the average literacy rates of Konganapuram and India respectively. Individually also both male and female literacy rates of Konganapuram are quite high. Thus male literacy constitutes 71 % . In comparison, female literacy of Konganapuram is less constituting 49 % only .