Pagandai is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 417 families residing in the village Pagandai. The total population of Pagandai is 1,549 out of which 761 are males and 788 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pagandai is 1,035.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pagandai village is 166 which is 11% of the total population. There are 75 male children and 91 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pagandai is 1,213 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,035) of Pagandai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pagandai is 77.9%. Thus Pagandai village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 88.92% and the female literacy rate is 67% in Pagandai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pagandai 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 Pagandai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pagandai village.
In Pagandai village out of total population, 777 were engaged in work activities. 96% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 777 workers engaged in Main Work, 99 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 491 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pagandai village in Panruti.