Perungulam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu. The Perungulam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Perungulam Town Panchayat has population of 7,203 of which 3,565 are males while 3,638 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 779 which is 10.81 % of total population of Perungulam (TP). In Perungulam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1020 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Perungulam is around 928 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Perungulam city is 91.66 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Perungulam, Male literacy is around 95.03 % while female literacy rate is 88.38 %.
Perungulam Town Panchayat has total administration over 1,766 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Perungulam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.62 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.25 % of total population in Perungulam (TP).
Perungulam Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,726 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,946 were males while 780 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2726 working population, 79.09 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.91 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Perungulam 2020 Population
The next census for Perungulam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.