Panikkankuppam is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,038 families residing in the village Panikkankuppam. The total population of Panikkankuppam is 4,205 out of which 2,125 are males and 2,080 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Panikkankuppam is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Panikkankuppam village is 476 which is 11% of the total population. There are 254 male children and 222 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Panikkankuppam is 874 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Panikkankuppam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Panikkankuppam is 76.1%. Thus Panikkankuppam village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 84.18% and the female literacy rate is 68.03% in Panikkankuppam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Panikkankuppam 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 Panikkankuppam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Panikkankuppam village.
In Panikkankuppam village out of total population, 1,914 were engaged in work activities. 69.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,914 workers engaged in Main Work, 256 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 613 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Panikkankuppam village in Panruti.