Poondi is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 635 families residing in the village Poondi. The total population of Poondi is 2,543 out of which 1,288 are males and 1,255 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poondi is 974.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poondi village is 316 which is 12% of the total population. There are 162 male children and 154 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poondi is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (974) of Poondi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poondi is 72.7%. Thus Poondi village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 81.88% and the female literacy rate is 63.4% in Poondi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poondi 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 Poondi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Poondi village.
In Poondi village out of total population, 1,449 were engaged in work activities. 99.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,449 workers engaged in Main Work, 451 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 713 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poondi village in Panruti.