Dwarakatirumala Census Town, with population of 5543 is Dwarakatirumala sub district's only census town located in Dwarakatirumala sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dwarakatirumala census town is 2 km2. Population density of the census town is 2543 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dwarakatirumala Ward No 01 and the population of Dwarakatirumala Ward No 01 is 5543.

Nearest railway station is Bhimadole which is 18 km far from here. Dwaraka Tirumala is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Eluru which is 42 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 362 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 851 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5543 people, among them 2492 (45%) are male and 3051 (55%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dwarakatirumala census town is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1353 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dwarakatirumala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,543 4,043 1,270 230 502
Male 2,492 2,050 338 104 266
Female 3,051 1,993 932 126 236

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1223 in Muslims are 1138.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dwarakatirumala

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,543 5,448 62 20 0 0 5 0 8
Male 2,492 2,451 29 10 0 0 2 0 0
Female 3,051 2,997 33 10 0 0 3 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 26.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4391. Female population growth rate of the census town is 42.6% which is 31.9% higher than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 130.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.8% and child population has decreased by -5.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dwarakatirumala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.2% 11% 130.1% 16.8% -5.5%
Male 10.7% 10% 15% 10.6% -5%
Female 42.6% 12% 261.2% 22.3% -6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1224 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 2757 and in schedule tribe is 1212. There are 887 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 273 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dwarakatirumala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 273 17 1879 116 -9
2011 1224 972 2757 1212 887
2001 951 955 878 1096 896

Literacy

Total 4058 people in the census town are literate, among them 1837 are male and 2221 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dwarakatirumala is 80%. 83% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dwarakatirumala

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 0.1% 9.5%
2011 80.5% 82.5% 78.9%
2001 76% 82.4% 69.4%

Workers profile

Dwarakatirumala has 35% (1924) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dwarakatirumala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.7% 33.7% 1% 65.3%
Male 59.9% 58.5% 1.3% 40.1%
Female 14.2% 13.4% 0.7% 85.8%