Cheepurupalle Census Town, with population of about 15 thousand is Cheepurupalle sub district's only census town located in Cheepurupalle sub district of Vizianagaram district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Cheepurupalle census town is 3 km2. Population density of the census town is 4266 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Cheepurupalle Ward No 01 and the population of Cheepurupalle Ward No 01 is about 15 thousand.

Nearest railway station is G. Agraharam which is 1 km far from here. Cheepurupalli is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Vizianagaram which is 30 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 790 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 762 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 22°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 6878 (46%) are male and 7969 (54%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Cheepurupalle census town is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 3544 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Cheepurupalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,847 13,048 1,654 145 1,399
Male 6,878 6,297 528 53 730
Female 7,969 6,751 1,126 92 669

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1159 in Muslims are 1128.

Religion wise population 2011 - Cheepurupalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 14,847 14,402 315 109 3 1 2 0 15
Male 6,878 6,671 148 50 2 0 1 0 6
Female 7,969 7,731 167 59 1 1 1 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 4.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 8.6% which is 8.2% higher than male population growth rate of 0.4%. General caste population has increased by 4.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3.6% and child population has decreased by -20.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Cheepurupalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.6% 4.6% 4.9% 3.6% -20.1%
Male 0.4% 0.9% -4.2% -10.2% -15.6%
Female 8.6% 8.3% 9.7% 13.6% -24.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1159 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1072, in schedule caste is 2133 and in schedule tribe is 1736. There are 916 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 109 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Cheepurupalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 87 73 271 363 -109
2011 1159 1072 2133 1736 916
2001 1072 999 1862 1373 1025

Literacy

Total about 10 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 4966 are male and 5041 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Cheepurupalle is 74%. 81% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Cheepurupalle

Total Male Female
Change 0.3% -2.3% 3.4%
2011 74.4% 80.8% 69.1%
2001 74.1% 83.1% 65.7%

Workers profile

Cheepurupalle has 37% (5468) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 19% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Cheepurupalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.8% 29.7% 7.1% 63.2%
Male 57.3% 49% 8.4% 42.7%
Female 19.1% 13.1% 6% 80.9%