Pamban is a village situated in Rameswaram taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 8,522 families residing in the village Pamban. The total population of Pamban is 37,819 out of which 19,163 are males and 18,656 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pamban is 974.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pamban village is 4582 which is 12% of the total population. There are 2331 male children and 2251 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pamban is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (974) of Pamban village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pamban is 85.2%. Thus Pamban village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 87.31% and the female literacy rate is 82.95% in Pamban village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pamban 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 Pamban village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pamban village.
In Pamban village out of total population, 13,116 were engaged in work activities. 91% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 13,116 workers engaged in Main Work, 209 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 127 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pamban village in Rameswaram.