Punganur is a Municipality city in district of Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. The Punganur city is divided into 31 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Punganur Municipality has population of 54,746 of which 27,235 are males while 27,511 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6260 which is 11.43 % of total population of Punganur (M). In Punganur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1010 against state average of 993. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Punganur is around 970 compared to Andhra Pradesh state average of 939. Literacy rate of Punganur city is 78.68 % higher than state average of 67.02 %. In Punganur, Male literacy is around 85.07 % while female literacy rate is 72.40 %.
Punganur Municipality has total administration over 12,767 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Punganur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.84 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.08 % of total population in Punganur (M).
Punganur Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,182 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 15,402 were males while 6,780 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22182 working population, 82.62 % were engaged in Main Work while 17.38 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Punganur 2021 Population
The next census for Punganur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.