Ponnani is a Municipality city in district of Malappuram, Kerala. The Ponnani city is divided into 48 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ponnani Municipality has population of 90,491 of which 42,627 are males while 47,864 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 11917 which is 13.17 % of total population of Ponnani (M). In Ponnani Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1123 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ponnani is around 967 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Ponnani city is 90.00 % lower than state average of 94.00 %. In Ponnani, Male literacy is around 93.36 % while female literacy rate is 87.07 %.
Ponnani Municipality has total administration over 15,816 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Ponnani Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.22 % of total population in Ponnani (M).
Ponnani Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,813 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,270 were males while 2,543 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22813 working population, 85.07 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.93 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ponnani 2019 Population
The next census for Ponnani Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.