Mangalam is a village situated in Villianur Block of Puducherry district in Puducherry. Placed in rural part of Puducherry district of Puducherry, it is one among the 36 villages of Villianur Block of Puducherry district. As per the government register, the village number of Mangalam is 644954. The village has 973 families.
According to Census 2011, Mangalam's population is 4320. Out of this, 2125 are males whereas the females count 2195 here. This village has 516 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 265 are boys and 251 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mangalam village is 67%. 2935 out of total 4320 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 1604 males out of total 2125 are educated however female literacy rate is 60% as 1331 out of total 2195 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mangalam village is 32%. Here 1385 out of total 4320 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 521 males out of total 2125 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 864 out of total 2195 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Mangalam village is 1746 however 2574 are non-working. And out of 1746 working people 135 individuals are fully dependent on farming.