Ponnamaravathi East Village, with population of 5879 is Ponnamaravathi sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Ponnamaravathi sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Ponnamaravathi East village is 14 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 432 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ponnamaravathi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ponnamaravathi East village is 622408. The village comes under Kattupatti, P.usilampati, Vegupatti panchayat. Ponnamaravathi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 40 km away.


The village is home to 5879 people, among them 2832 (48%) are male and 3047 (52%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ponnamaravathi East village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1420 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ponnamaravathi East

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,879 4,504 1,375 0 599
Male 2,832 2,177 655 0 291
Female 3,047 2,327 720 0 308

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1076 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1069, in schedule caste is 1099. There are 1058 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 4256 people in the village are literate, among them 2268 are male and 1988 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ponnamaravathi East is 81%. 89% of male and 73% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Ponnamaravathi East has 48% (2793) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 35% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ponnamaravathi East

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 31 17 53
Male 62 46 15 39
Female 35 17 18 66