Poroscodem is a village situated in Pernem taluka of North Goa district in Goa. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 167 families residing in the village Poroscodem. The total population of Poroscodem is 675 out of which 360 are males and 315 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poroscodem is 875.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poroscodem village is 58 which is 9% of the total population. There are 39 male children and 19 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poroscodem is 487 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (875) of Poroscodem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poroscodem is 88.5%. Thus Poroscodem village has higher literacy rate compared to 81.1% of North Goa district. The male literacy rate is 93.77% and the female literacy rate is 82.77% in Poroscodem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poroscodem 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 Poroscodem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Poroscodem village.
In Poroscodem village out of total population, 195 were engaged in work activities. 95.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 195 workers engaged in Main Work, 17 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poroscodem village in Pernem.