Nerkunam is a village positioned in Kandamangalam Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 53 villages of Kandamangalam Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration register, the village number of Nerkunam is 632944. The village has 320 houses.
According to Census 2011, Nerkunam's population is 1367. Out of this, 663 are males while the females count 704 here. This village has 166 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 75 are boys and 91 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nerkunam village is 66%. 914 out of total 1367 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 507 males out of total 663 are educated while female literacy rate is 57% as 407 out of total 704 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Nerkunam village is 33%. Here 453 out of total 1367 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 156 males out of total 663 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 297 out of total 704 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Nerkunam village is 760 while 607 are non-working. And out of 760 working people 13 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.