Panikkanur Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Panikkanur is a medium size village located in Omalur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 288 families residing. The Panikkanur village has population of 989 of which 530 are males while 459 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Panikkanur village population of children with age 0-6 is 82 which makes up 8.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Panikkanur village is 866 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Panikkanur as per census is 708, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Panikkanur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Panikkanur village was 65.82 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Panikkanur Male literacy stands at 74.27 % while female literacy rate was 56.24 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Panikkanur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Panikkanur village.

Panikkanur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 288 - -
Population 989 530 459
Child (0-6) 82 48 34
Schedule Caste 246 137 109
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.82 % 74.27 % 56.24 %
Total Workers 587 336 251
Main Worker 455 - -
Marginal Worker 132 98 34

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.87 % of total population in Panikkanur village. The village Panikkanur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Panikkanur village out of total population, 587 were engaged in work activities. 77.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 587 workers engaged in Main Work, 191 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 162 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149