Poonthandalam is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 65 families residing in the village Poonthandalam. The total population of Poonthandalam is 275 out of which 138 are males and 137 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poonthandalam is 993.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poonthandalam village is 12 which is 4% of the total population. There are 5 male children and 7 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poonthandalam is 1,400 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Poonthandalam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poonthandalam is 90.9%. Thus Poonthandalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 94.74% and the female literacy rate is 86.92% in Poonthandalam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poonthandalam 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 Poonthandalam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Poonthandalam village.
In Poonthandalam village out of total population, 174 were engaged in work activities. 91.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 174 workers engaged in Main Work, 26 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 86 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poonthandalam village in Cheyyar.