Panamalai Village, with population of 5694 is Viluppuram sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Viluppuram sub district of Viluppuram district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Panamalai village is 10 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 571 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Anadhapuram and distance from Panamalai village to Anadhapuram is 1 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Panamalai village is 605201. The village comes under Panamalai panchayat. Viluppuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Viluppuram which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5694 people, among them 2880 (51%) are male and 2814 (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panamalai village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1370 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Panamalai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,694 4,534 1,065 95 691
Male 2,880 2,284 545 51 373
Female 2,814 2,250 520 44 318

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4626. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.9% which is 5.4% higher than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has increased by 19.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 111.1% and child population has increased by 27.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Panamalai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 20 34 111 28
Male 21 16 37 122 39
Female 26 24 30 100 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 863. There are 853 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Panamalai

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 64 -49 -94 -169
2011 977 985 954 863 853
2001 935 921 1,003 957 1,022

Literacy

Total 4093 people in the village are literate, among them 2258 are male and 1835 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Panamalai is 82%. 90% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Panamalai

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 11
2011 82 90 74
2001 75 87 63

Workers profile

Panamalai has 42% (2419) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 29% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Panamalai

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 27 16 58
Male 56 37 19 44
Female 29 16 13 71