Ponnamaravathi West Village, with population of 8494 is Ponnamaravathi sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Ponnamaravathi sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Ponnamaravathi West village is 11 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 794 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Perurachi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ponnamaravathi West village is 622407. The village comes under Bagavandipatti, Mylapore, Thottiampatti 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. 3.85 square kilometer (36%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 8494 people, among them 4342 (51%) are male and 4152 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ponnamaravathi West village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2052 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ponnamaravathi West

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,494 7,159 1,335 0 925
Male 4,342 3,629 713 0 475
Female 4,152 3,530 622 0 450

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 872. There are 947 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 5890 people in the village are literate, among them 3368 are male and 2522 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ponnamaravathi West is 78%. 87% of male and 68% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Ponnamaravathi West has 43% (3629) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 30% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ponnamaravathi West

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 32 11 57
Male 55 43 12 45
Female 30 20 10 70