Singarayakonda (RS) Census Town, with population of about 19 thousand is Singarayakonda sub district's the most populous census town located in Singarayakonda sub district of Prakasam district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Singarayakonda (RS) census town is 11 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1732 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Singarayakonda (rs) Ward No 01 and the population of Singarayakonda (rs) Ward No 01 is about 19 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Singarayakonda which is within the census town. Singarayakonda is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Ongole which is 30 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 352 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1001.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39.7°C and minimum temperature goes down to 19°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9245 (48%) are male and about 10 thousand (52%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singarayakonda (RS) census town is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4894 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singarayakonda (RS)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,400 15,974 2,062 1,364 1,971
Male 9,245 7,832 738 675 1,018
Female 10,155 8,142 1,324 689 953

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 25% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1114 in Muslims are 1044.

Religion wise population 2011 - Singarayakonda (RS)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 19,400 14,316 4,861 88 3 0 0 8 124
Male 9,245 6,771 2,378 36 1 0 0 4 55
Female 10,155 7,545 2,483 52 2 0 0 4 69

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 16.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 17.5% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.9% and child population has increased by 2.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singarayakonda (RS)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.3% 13% 40.9% 24.9% 2.7%
Male 14.9% 12.3% 44.7% 21% 8.6%
Female 17.5% 13.8% 38.9% 29% -3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1098 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1040, in schedule caste is 1794 and in schedule tribe is 1021. There are 936 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 112 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singarayakonda (RS)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 14 -75 64 -112
2011 1098 1040 1794 1021 936
2001 1075 1026 1869 957 1048

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 6777 are male and 6423 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singarayakonda (RS) is 76%. 82% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singarayakonda (RS)

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 1.7% 4.3%
2011 75.7% 82.4% 69.8%
2001 72.8% 80.7% 65.5%

Workers profile

Singarayakonda (RS) has 35% (6789) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 15% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singarayakonda (RS)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35% 30.8% 4.2% 65%
Male 56.6% 51.5% 5.1% 43.4%
Female 15.4% 11.9% 3.5% 84.6%