Suryaraopeta Census Town, with population of about 24 thousand is Kakinada (Rural) sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Kakinada (Rural) sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Suryaraopeta census town is 9 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2621 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Suryaraopeta Ward No 01 and the population of Suryaraopeta Ward No 01 is about 24 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Kakinada which is 3 km far from here. Kakinada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 3 km. District head quarter of the census town is Kakinada which is 3 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 542 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 949 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 24 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (50%) are male and about 12 thousand (50%) 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 Suryaraopeta census town is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 6453 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Suryaraopeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,112 21,261 2,654 197 2,214
Male 11,963 10,615 1,252 96 1,102
Female 12,149 10,646 1,402 101 1,112

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1012 in Christians are 1135 and in Muslims are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Suryaraopeta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 24,112 22,849 447 758 4 15 12 3 24
Male 11,963 11,354 233 355 1 4 6 3 7
Female 12,149 11,495 214 403 3 11 6 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 25.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 27% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 23.8%. General caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 68.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.6% and child population has increased by 7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Suryaraopeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.4% 21.6% 68.6% 21.6% 7%
Male 23.8% 21.1% 53.1% 23.1% 6.4%
Female 27% 22% 85.4% 20.2% 7.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1016 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1120 and in schedule tribe is 1052. There are 1009 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Suryaraopeta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 7 196 -25 12
2011 1016 1003 1120 1052 1009
2001 990 996 924 1077 997

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 9947 are male and 9425 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Suryaraopeta is 88%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Suryaraopeta

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 2.7% 5.7%
2011 88.5% 91.6% 85.4%
2001 84.3% 88.9% 79.7%

Workers profile

Suryaraopeta has 32% (7783) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 10% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Suryaraopeta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.3% 29.7% 2.6% 67.7%
Male 54.7% 50.9% 3.8% 45.3%
Female 10.2% 8.9% 1.3% 89.8%