Ponchavadi is a village positioned in Ponda Block of North Goa district in Goa. Placed in rural part of North Goa district of Goa, it is one among the 22 villages of Ponda Block of North Goa district. According to the government records, the village code of Ponchavadi is 626864. The village has 931 families.
According to Census 2011, Ponchavadi 's population is 4295. Out of this, 2140 are males whereas the females count 2155 here. This village has 407 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 232 are boys and 175 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Ponchavadi village is 78%. 3360 out of total 4295 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 82% as 1758 males out of total 2140 are educated however female literacy rate is 74% as 1602 out of total 2155 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Ponchavadi village is 21%. Here 935 out of total 4295 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 17% as 382 males out of total 2140 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 25% and 553 out of total 2155 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Ponchavadi village is 1568 whereas 2727 are un-employed. And out of 1568 occupied individual 86 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.