There are 18,00,000 (18 Lakhs) Employees working in Various Government Departments in Tamil Nadu. Roughly 40% of them are in Government jobs in Chennai.
With 1,49,000 people working in central government jobs from Tamil Nadu, Chennai has 68,392 people among them which ranks fifth largest city in India with the most number of Central government employees.
The following are the government jobs in Chennai in various Central Government Departments
agriculture and allied sectors, community welfare, labour and employment, energy, finance, food and co-operation, forestry, industrial promotion, industries, infrastructure, medicine, rural industries, textiles, transport.