Vanakkankadu is a village situated in Karambakudi taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 398 families residing in the village Vanakkankadu. The total population of Vanakkankadu is 1,889 out of which 939 are males and 950 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vanakkankadu is 1,012.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vanakkankadu village is 247 which is 13% of the total population. There are 144 male children and 103 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vanakkankadu is 715 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,012) of Vanakkankadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vanakkankadu is 76.9%. Thus Vanakkankadu village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 84.78% and the female literacy rate is 69.42% in Vanakkankadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vanakkankadu 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 Vanakkankadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Vanakkankadu village.
In Vanakkankadu village out of total population, 988 were engaged in work activities. 96.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 988 workers engaged in Main Work, 556 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 323 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vanakkankadu village in Karambakudi.