Pungankuzhi Population, Caste, Working Data Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Pungankuzhi is a village situated in Ariyalur taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 968 families residing in the village Pungankuzhi. The total population of Pungankuzhi is 3,668 out of which 1,853 are males and 1,815 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pungankuzhi is 979.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pungankuzhi village is 391 which is 11% of the total population. There are 209 male children and 182 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pungankuzhi is 871 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Pungankuzhi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pungankuzhi is 62.1%. Thus Pungankuzhi village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 74.39% and the female literacy rate is 49.79% in Pungankuzhi village.

Population
3,668
Families
968
Literacy
62.13%
Sex Ratio
979

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

Pungankuzhi Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 391 209 182
Literacy 62.13% 74.39% 49.79%
Scheduled Caste 522 271 251
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,632 630 1,002

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pungankuzhi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pungankuzhi village out of total population, 2,003 were engaged in work activities. 86.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,003 workers engaged in Main Work, 985 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 624 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,729 1,001 728
Cultivators 985 574 411
Agriculture Labourer 624 341 283
Household Industries 16 10 6
Other Workers 104 76 28
Marginal Workers 274 135 139
Non Working 1,665 717 948

Map of Pungankuzhi, Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Pungankuzhi, Ariyalur

Below are the list of villages near Pungankuzhi village in Ariyalur.

Village Population
Andipattakkadu 3,848
Oriyur 1,703
Alanduraiyarkattalai 2,106
Thuthur 3,126
Karuppilakattalai 4,125
Guruvadi 2,783
Arungal 3,581
Kamarasavalli 3,061
Kovilur 3,017
Sathamangalam 2,845

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