Punavasal is a village situated in Needamangalam taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 354 families residing in the village Punavasal. The total population of Punavasal is 1,320 out of which 663 are males and 657 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Punavasal is 991.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Punavasal village is 124 which is 9% of the total population. There are 65 male children and 59 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Punavasal is 908 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (991) of Punavasal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Punavasal is 74%. Thus Punavasal village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 80.43% and the female literacy rate is 67.56% in Punavasal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Punavasal 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 Punavasal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 68% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Punavasal village.
In Punavasal village out of total population, 608 were engaged in work activities. 36.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 608 workers engaged in Main Work, 26 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 142 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Punavasal village in Needamangalam.