Ponnappanthangal Population - Vellore, Tamil Nadu

Ponnappanthangal is a medium size village located in Wallajah Taluka of Vellore district, Tamil Nadu with total 143 families residing. The Ponnappanthangal village has population of 545 of which 272 are males while 273 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ponnappanthangal village population of children with age 0-6 is 51 which makes up 9.36 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ponnappanthangal village is 1004 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Ponnappanthangal as per census is 1040, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Ponnappanthangal village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Ponnappanthangal village was 66.60 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Ponnappanthangal Male literacy stands at 78.95 % while female literacy rate was 54.25 %.

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

Ponnappanthangal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 143 - -
Population 545 272 273
Child (0-6) 51 25 26
Schedule Caste 76 36 40
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.60 % 78.95 % 54.25 %
Total Workers 257 148 109
Main Worker 178 - -
Marginal Worker 79 6 73

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.94 % of total population in Ponnappanthangal village. The village Ponnappanthangal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Ponnappanthangal village out of total population, 257 were engaged in work activities. 69.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 257 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 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