Poovanam is a medium size village located in Pattukkottai Taluka of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu with total 447 families residing. The Poovanam village has population of 1623 of which 784 are males while 839 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Poovanam village population of children with age 0-6 is 151 which makes up 9.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Poovanam village is 1070 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Poovanam as per census is 736, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Poovanam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Poovanam village was 67.60 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Poovanam Male literacy stands at 77.91 % while female literacy rate was 58.32 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Poovanam 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 Poovanam village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.10 % of total population in Poovanam village.
The village Poovanam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Poovanam village out of total population, 627 were engaged in work activities. 68.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 627 workers engaged in Main Work, 133 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 230 were Agricultural labourer.