Ponnapuram Population, Caste, Working Data Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Ponnapuram is a village situated in Dharapuram taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 813 families residing in the village Ponnapuram. The total population of Ponnapuram is 2,655 out of which 1,358 are males and 1,297 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ponnapuram is 955.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ponnapuram village is 177 which is 7% of the total population. There are 107 male children and 70 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ponnapuram is 654 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Ponnapuram village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ponnapuram is 56.9%. Thus Ponnapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 65.47% and the female literacy rate is 48.08% in Ponnapuram village.

Population
2,655
Families
813
Literacy
56.86%
Sex Ratio
955

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

Ponnapuram Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 177 107 70
Literacy 56.86% 65.47% 48.08%
Scheduled Caste 604 308 296
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,246 539 707

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ponnapuram village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Ponnapuram village out of total population, 1,907 were engaged in work activities. 94.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,907 workers engaged in Main Work, 630 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 979 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,803 936 867
Cultivators 630 349 281
Agriculture Labourer 979 468 511
Household Industries 38 20 18
Other Workers 156 99 57
Marginal Workers 104 61 43
Non Working 748 361 387

Map of Ponnapuram, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Ponnapuram, Dharapuram

Below are the list of villages near Ponnapuram village in Dharapuram.

Village Population
Marudur 1,039
Naranapuram 3,038
Molarapatti 979
Bellampatti 1,828
Chinnaputhur 3,491
Munduvelampatti 4,199
Govindapuram 4,130
Navanari 1,432
Chitravathanpalayam 8,089
Periyakumarapalayam 2,177

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