Poonthandalam is a medium size village located in Tirukalukundram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 189 families residing. The Poonthandalam village has population of 758 of which 372 are males while 386 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Poonthandalam village population of children with age 0-6 is 85 which makes up 11.21 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Poonthandalam village is 1038 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Poonthandalam as per census is 977, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Poonthandalam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Poonthandalam village was 66.86 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Poonthandalam Male literacy stands at 77.81 % while female literacy rate was 56.40 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Poonthandalam 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 Poonthandalam village.
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In Poonthandalam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 59.89 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.06 % of total population in Poonthandalam village.
In Poonthandalam village out of total population, 353 were engaged in work activities. 97.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 353 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 228 were Agricultural labourer.