Nerkunam Population - Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu

Nerkunam is a large village located in Tindivanam Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 604 families residing. The Nerkunam village has population of 2495 of which 1275 are males while 1220 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nerkunam village population of children with age 0-6 is 301 which makes up 12.06 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nerkunam village is 957 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Nerkunam as per census is 905, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Nerkunam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Nerkunam village was 60.21 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Nerkunam Male literacy stands at 70.55 % while female literacy rate was 49.49 %.

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

Nerkunam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 604 - -
Population 2,495 1,275 1,220
Child (0-6) 301 158 143
Schedule Caste 278 145 133
Schedule Tribe 42 23 19
Literacy 60.21 % 70.55 % 49.49 %
Total Workers 1,486 806 680
Main Worker 1,312 - -
Marginal Worker 174 76 98

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.14 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.68 % of total population in Nerkunam village.

Work Profile

In Nerkunam village out of total population, 1486 were engaged in work activities. 88.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1486 workers engaged in Main Work, 634 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 412 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