Posukkudi Population, Caste, Working Data Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Posukkudi is a village situated in Mudukulathur taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 536 families residing in the village Posukkudi. The total population of Posukkudi is 2,051 out of which 1,002 are males and 1,049 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Posukkudi is 1,047.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Posukkudi village is 208 which is 10% of the total population. There are 103 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Posukkudi is 1,019 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,047) of Posukkudi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Posukkudi is 72.3%. Thus Posukkudi village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 85.32% and the female literacy rate is 59.96% in Posukkudi village.

Population
2,051
Families
536
Literacy
72.33%
Sex Ratio
1,047

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

Posukkudi Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 208 103 105
Literacy 72.33% 85.32% 59.96%
Scheduled Caste 505 244 261
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 718 235 483

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Posukkudi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Posukkudi village out of total population, 1,133 were engaged in work activities. 96.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,133 workers engaged in Main Work, 952 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 58 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,090 526 564
Cultivators 952 448 504
Agriculture Labourer 58 18 40
Household Industries 3 3 0
Other Workers 77 57 20
Marginal Workers 43 22 21
Non Working 918 454 464

Map of Posukkudi, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Posukkudi, Mudukulathur

Below are the list of villages near Posukkudi village in Mudukulathur.

Village Population
Puliyangudi 1,329
Pirabakkalur 2,963
Ulaiyur 2,397
Melamudukulathur 2,589
Velanadu 2,104
Keeranur 1,413
Ilankakoor 2,781
Pulvoikulam 3,862
Karumal 1,382
Nallur 1,259

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