Punnapatti is a village situated in Natham taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,777 families residing in the village Punnapatti. The total population of Punnapatti is 7,576 out of which 3,812 are males and 3,764 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Punnapatti is 987.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Punnapatti village is 839 which is 11% of the total population. There are 407 male children and 432 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Punnapatti is 1,061 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (987) of Punnapatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Punnapatti is 72%. Thus Punnapatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 82.29% and the female literacy rate is 61.49% in Punnapatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Punnapatti 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 Punnapatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Punnapatti village.
In Punnapatti village out of total population, 3,681 were engaged in work activities. 76% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,681 workers engaged in Main Work, 423 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,471 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Punnapatti village in Natham.