Pungamaduvu Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Pungamaduvu is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 185 families residing in the village Pungamaduvu. The total population of Pungamaduvu is 748 out of which 399 are males and 349 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pungamaduvu is 875.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pungamaduvu village is 67 which is 9% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pungamaduvu is 861 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (875) of Pungamaduvu village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pungamaduvu is 70%. Thus Pungamaduvu village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 80.17% and the female literacy rate is 58.49% in Pungamaduvu village.

Sex Ratio

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

Pungamaduvu Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 67 36 31
Literacy 70.04% 80.17% 58.49%
Scheduled Caste 15 6 9
Scheduled Tribe 579 307 272
Illiterate 271 108 163

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 77.4% of total population in Pungamaduvu village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pungamaduvu village out of total population, 468 were engaged in work activities. 97.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 468 workers engaged in Main Work, 204 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 217 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 457 246 211
Cultivators 204 116 88
Agriculture Labourer 217 103 114
Household Industries 1 0 1
Other Workers 35 27 8
Marginal Workers 11 6 5
Non Working 280 147 133

Map of Pungamaduvu, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Nearby Villages to Pungamaduvu, Vazhapadi

Below are the list of villages near Pungamaduvu village in Vazhapadi.