Pungamuthur Population, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Pungamuthur is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 365 families residing in the village Pungamuthur. The total population of Pungamuthur is 1,165 out of which 583 are males and 582 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pungamuthur is 998.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pungamuthur village is 90 which is 8% of the total population. There are 51 male children and 39 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pungamuthur is 765 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (998) of Pungamuthur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pungamuthur is 74.3%. Thus Pungamuthur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 79.32% and the female literacy rate is 69.43% in Pungamuthur village.

Population
1,165
Families
365
Literacy
74.33%
Sex Ratio
998

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

Pungamuthur Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 90 51 39
Literacy 74.33% 79.32% 69.43%
Scheduled Caste 253 119 134
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 366 161 205

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pungamuthur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pungamuthur village out of total population, 789 were engaged in work activities. 70.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 789 workers engaged in Main Work, 432 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 557 303 254
Cultivators 432 230 202
Agriculture Labourer 42 19 23
Household Industries 6 4 2
Other Workers 77 50 27
Marginal Workers 232 113 119
Non Working 376 167 209

Map of Pungamuthur, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Pungamuthur, Oddanchatram

Below are the list of villages near Pungamuthur village in Oddanchatram.

Village Population
Appipalayam 604
Kothayam 3,569
Porulur 4,302
Sikkamanaickenpatti 1,870
Kallimandayam 6,920
Pottikampatti 942
Kariyampatti 3,823
Mandavadi 2,847
Kondarangi Keeranur 3,127
Navakani 727

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