Poovampatti Village, with population of 311 is Thirumayam sub district's the 16th least populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Poovampatti village is 1 km2 and it is the smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 457 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arimalam. Pin code of Poovampatti village is 622506. The village comes under Perungudi panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 12 km away.


The village is home to 311 people, among them 160 (51%) are male and 151 (49%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 48% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Poovampatti village is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 75 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Poovampatti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 311 163 148 0 35
Male 160 85 75 0 17
Female 151 78 73 0 18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 918, in schedule caste is 973. There are 1059 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 254 people in the village are literate, among them 139 are male and 115 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Poovampatti is 92%. 97% of male and 86% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Poovampatti has 57% (178) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 53% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Poovampatti

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 57 56 2 43
Male 61 60 1 39
Female 53 51 2 47