Punnam is a village situated in Ganguvarisigadam mandal of Srikakulam district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 258 families residing in the village Punnam. The total population of Punnam is 1,122 out of which 581 are males and 541 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Punnam is 931.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Punnam village is 114 which is 10% of the total population. There are 64 male children and 50 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Punnam is 781 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (931) of Punnam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Punnam is 59.4%. Thus Punnam village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.3% of Srikakulam district. The male literacy rate is 71.18% and the female literacy rate is 47.05% in Punnam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Punnam 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 Punnam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.4% of total population in Punnam village.
In Punnam village out of total population, 623 were engaged in work activities. 79.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 623 workers engaged in Main Work, 211 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 213 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Punnam village in Ganguvarisigadam.