Ponmanai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Ponmanai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ponmanai Town Panchayat has population of 15,554 of which 7,766 are males while 7,788 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1390 which is 8.94 % of total population of Ponmanai (TP). In Ponmanai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1003 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ponmanai is around 952 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Ponmanai city is 92.14 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Ponmanai, Male literacy is around 94.07 % while female literacy rate is 90.23 %.
Ponmanai Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,068 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.
Ponmanai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.17 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.22 % of total population in Ponmanai (TP).
Ponmanai Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,830 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,579 were males while 1,251 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5830 working population, 79.02 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.98 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ponmanai 2019 Population
The next census for Ponmanai Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.