Ezhumedu is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 962 families residing in the village Ezhumedu. The total population of Ezhumedu is 3,847 out of which 1,900 are males and 1,947 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ezhumedu is 1,025.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ezhumedu village is 399 which is 10% of the total population. There are 203 male children and 196 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ezhumedu is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,025) of Ezhumedu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ezhumedu is 72%. Thus Ezhumedu village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 81.5% and the female literacy rate is 62.76% in Ezhumedu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ezhumedu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ezhumedu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ezhumedu village.
In Ezhumedu village out of total population, 1,984 were engaged in work activities. 76.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,984 workers engaged in Main Work, 245 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 871 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ezhumedu village in Panruti.