Poiganatham is a village situated in Kurinjipadi taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 159 families residing in the village Poiganatham. The total population of Poiganatham is 631 out of which 309 are males and 322 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poiganatham is 1,042.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poiganatham village is 72 which is 11% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 36 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poiganatham is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,042) of Poiganatham village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poiganatham is 72.8%. Thus Poiganatham village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 85.35% and the female literacy rate is 60.84% in Poiganatham village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poiganatham 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 Poiganatham village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Poiganatham village.
In Poiganatham village out of total population, 322 were engaged in work activities. 89.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 322 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 268 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poiganatham village in Kurinjipadi.