Pondarkanali is a Census Town city situated in Dhanbad-Cum-Kenduadih-Cum-Jagata block of Dhanbad district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,175 families residing in the Pondarkanali city. The total population of Pondarkanali is 6,611 out of which 3,494 are males and 3,117 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pondarkanali is 892.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pondarkanali city is 838 which is 13% of the total population. There are 438 male children and 400 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pondarkanali is 913 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (892).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pondarkanali is 76%. Thus Pondarkanali has higher literacy rate compared to 74.5% of Dhanbad district. The male literacy rate is 84.42% and the female literacy rate is 66.47% in Pondarkanali.
Pondarkanali Census Town has total administration over 1,175 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Pondarkanali Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Pondarkanali.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Pondarkanali is 5,259 which is 79.55% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Pondarkanali is 1,296 which is 19.6% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Pondarkanali as per Census 2011.
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The total literacy rate of Pondarkanali was 75.97% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 66.41% of Jharkhand. Population-wise, out of total 4,386 literates, males were 2,580 while females were 1,806. Also the male literacy rate was 84.42% and the female literacy rate was 66.47% in Pondarkanali.
The Sex Ratio of Pondarkanali is 892. Thus per every 1000 men there were 892 females in Pondarkanali. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 913 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 892 ) of Pondarkanali.
According to Census 2011, there were 838 children between age 0 to 6 years in Pondarkanali. Out of which 438 were male while 400 were female.
In Pondarkanali Census Town out of total population, 1,727 were engaged in work activities. 82.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,727 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Pondarkanali is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
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