Podavur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Podavur is a medium size village located in Kancheepuram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 133 families residing. The Podavur village has population of 479 of which 238 are males while 241 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Podavur village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 10.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Podavur village is 1013 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Podavur as per census is 1261, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Podavur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Podavur village was 67.45 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Podavur Male literacy stands at 74.88 % while female literacy rate was 59.91 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Podavur 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 Podavur village.

Podavur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 133 - -
Population 479 238 241
Child (0-6) 52 23 29
Schedule Caste 332 169 163
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 67.45 % 74.88 % 59.91 %
Total Workers 217 136 81
Main Worker 123 - -
Marginal Worker 94 52 42

Caste Factor

In Podavur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 69.31 % of total population in Podavur village. The village Podavur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Podavur village out of total population, 217 were engaged in work activities. 56.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 217 workers engaged in Main Work, 30 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 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