Pungunam is a village positioned in Vikkiravandi Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 54 villages of Vikkiravandi Block of Viluppuram district. As per the administration records, the village code of Pungunam is 632871. The village has 120 families.
According to Census 2011, Pungunam's population is 492. Out of this, 243 are males while the females count 249 here. This village has 61 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 30 are boys and 31 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pungunam village is 59%. 295 out of total 492 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 65% as 159 males out of total 243 are educated however female literacy rate is 54% as 136 out of total 249 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Pungunam village is 40%. Here 197 out of total 492 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 84 males out of total 243 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 113 out of total 249 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Pungunam village is 203 still 289 are un-employed. And out of 203 employed people 117 persons are completely reliant on farming.