Nerkunam is a village located in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the government register, the village code of Nerkunam is 633112. The village has 266 houses.
According to Census 2011, Nerkunam's population is 1239. Out of this, 616 are males whereas the females count 623 here. This village has 177 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 88 are boys and 89 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nerkunam village is 57%. 716 out of total 1239 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 427 males out of total 616 are educated while female literacy rate is 46% as 289 out of total 623 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Nerkunam village is 42%. Here 523 out of total 1239 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 189 males out of total 616 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 53% and 334 out of total 623 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Nerkunam village is 739 still 500 are non-working. And out of 739 occupied person 5 individuals are fully reliant on agriculture.