Ponbethi is a village situated in Avudayarkoil taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 351 families residing in the village Ponbethi. The total population of Ponbethi is 1,484 out of which 749 are males and 735 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ponbethi is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ponbethi village is 138 which is 9% of the total population. There are 70 male children and 68 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ponbethi is 971 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Ponbethi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ponbethi is 80.3%. Thus Ponbethi village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 88.37% and the female literacy rate is 72.11% in Ponbethi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ponbethi 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 Ponbethi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ponbethi village.
In Ponbethi village out of total population, 664 were engaged in work activities. 91.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 664 workers engaged in Main Work, 415 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ponbethi village in Avudayarkoil.