Ponnachi Population, Caste, Working Data Chamarajanagar, Karnataka - Census 2011

Ponnachi is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 838 families residing in the village Ponnachi. The total population of Ponnachi is 3,523 out of which 1,827 are males and 1,696 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ponnachi is 928.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ponnachi village is 416 which is 12% of the total population. There are 219 male children and 197 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ponnachi is 900 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (928) of Ponnachi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ponnachi is 50%. Thus Ponnachi village has lower literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 60.32% and the female literacy rate is 38.96% in Ponnachi village.

Population
3,523
Families
838
Literacy
50.02%
Sex Ratio
928

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ponnachi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Ponnachi Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ponnachi village.

Total Male Female
Children 416 219 197
Literacy 50.02% 60.32% 38.96%
Scheduled Caste 300 159 141
Scheduled Tribe 1,403 717 686
Illiterate 1,969 857 1,112

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 39.8% of total population in Ponnachi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Ponnachi village out of total population, 1,961 were engaged in work activities. 82.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,961 workers engaged in Main Work, 888 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 405 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,626 1,024 602
Cultivators 888 552 336
Agriculture Labourer 405 206 199
Household Industries 14 12 2
Other Workers 319 254 65
Marginal Workers 335 138 197
Non Working 1,562 665 897

Map of Ponnachi, Chamarajanagar, Karnataka


Nearby Villages to Ponnachi, Kollegal

Below are the list of villages near Ponnachi village in Kollegal.

Village Population
Changadi 1,562
Gopinatham 4,462
Dantalli 1,629
Mahadeshwarabetta 12,645
Arabigere-75 905
Kurahatti Hosur 2,287
Hoogya 7,974
Settahalli 1,326
Minya 3,905
Bhadrayyanahalli 1,153

Reference