Pungankuzhi is a large village located in Ariyalur Taluka of Ariyalur district, Tamil Nadu with total 968 families residing. The Pungankuzhi village has population of 3668 of which 1853 are males while 1815 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Pungankuzhi village population of children with age 0-6 is 391 which makes up 10.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pungankuzhi village is 979 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Pungankuzhi as per census is 871, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Pungankuzhi village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Pungankuzhi village was 62.13 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Pungankuzhi Male literacy stands at 74.39 % while female literacy rate was 49.79 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pungankuzhi 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 Pungankuzhi village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.23 % of total population in Pungankuzhi village.
The village Pungankuzhi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Pungankuzhi village out of total population, 2003 were engaged in work activities. 86.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2003 workers engaged in Main Work, 985 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 624 were Agricultural labourer.