Ponugupadu is a large village located in Phirangipuram Mandal of Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh with total 1217 families residing. The Ponugupadu village has population of 4356 of which 2213 are males while 2143 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ponugupadu village population of children with age 0-6 is 414 which makes up 9.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ponugupadu village is 968 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Ponugupadu as per census is 777, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Ponugupadu village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Ponugupadu village was 61.95 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Ponugupadu Male literacy stands at 69.85 % while female literacy rate was 53.98 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ponugupadu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Ponugupadu village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.66 % of total population in Ponugupadu village.
In Ponugupadu village out of total population, 2534 were engaged in work activities. 94.24 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.76 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2534 workers engaged in Main Work, 406 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1684 were Agricultural labourer.