Pennadam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu. The Pennadam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pennadam Town Panchayat has population of 19,494 of which 9,725 are males while 9,769 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2080 which is 10.67 % of total population of Pennadam (TP). In Pennadam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1005 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pennadam is around 907 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pennadam city is 78.22 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Pennadam, Male literacy is around 85.55 % while female literacy rate is 71.03 %.
Pennadam Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,708 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.
Pennadam Caste Factor
Pennadam (TP) of Cuddalore has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.95 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.64 % of total population in Pennadam (TP).
Pennadam Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,117 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,656 were males while 2,461 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8117 working population, 76.51 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.49 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pennadam 2019 Population
The next census for Pennadam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.