Palangulam Population - Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu

Palangulam is a medium size village located in Ramanathapuram Taluka of Ramanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 280 families residing. The Palangulam village has population of 1196 of which 611 are males while 585 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palangulam village population of children with age 0-6 is 124 which makes up 10.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palangulam village is 957 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Palangulam as per census is 968, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Palangulam village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Palangulam village was 87.22 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Palangulam Male literacy stands at 92.52 % while female literacy rate was 81.68 %.

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

Palangulam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 280 - -
Population 1,196 611 585
Child (0-6) 124 63 61
Schedule Caste 450 235 215
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 87.22 % 92.52 % 81.68 %
Total Workers 387 338 49
Main Worker 345 - -
Marginal Worker 42 32 10

Caste Factor

In Palangulam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.63 % of total population in Palangulam village. The village Palangulam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Palangulam village out of total population, 387 were engaged in work activities. 89.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 387 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 277 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