Ponneri is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. The Ponneri city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ponneri Town Panchayat has population of 31,025 of which 15,481 are males while 15,544 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3243 which is 10.45 % of total population of Ponneri (TP). In Ponneri Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1004 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ponneri is around 961 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Ponneri city is 86.41 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Ponneri, Male literacy is around 91.96 % while female literacy rate is 80.92 %.
Ponneri Town Panchayat has total administration over 7,842 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.
Ponneri Caste Factor
Ponneri (TP) of Thiruvallur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.03 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.29 % of total population in Ponneri (TP).
Ponneri Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,216 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,994 were males while 2,222 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11216 working population, 83.77 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.23 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ponneri 2021 Population
The next census for Ponneri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.