Poinguinim is a village located in Canacona Block of South Goa district in Goa. Placed in rural part of South Goa district of Goa, it is one among the 8 villages of Canacona Block of South Goa district. According to the government records, the village code of Poinguinim is 627026. The village has 1574 families.
According to Census 2011, Poinguinim 's population is 6625. Out of this, 3226 are males whereas the females count 3399 here. This village has 639 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 317 are boys and 322 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Poinguinim village is 79%. 5299 out of total 6625 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 84% as 2714 males out of total 3226 are educated while female literacy rate is 76% as 2585 out of total 3399 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Poinguinim village is 20%. Here 1326 out of total 6625 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 15% as 512 males out of total 3226 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 23% and 814 out of total 3399 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Poinguinim village is 2584 while 4041 are un-employed. And out of 2584 occupied person 239 individuals are totally reliant on agriculture.