Pulivendla Municipality, with population of about 66 thousand is Pulivendla sub district's only municipality located in Pulivendla sub district of Y.S.R. district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pulivendla municipality is 59 km2. Population density of the city is 1120 persons per km2. There are 5 wards in the city, among them Pulivendla Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of about 19 thousand and Pulivendla Ward No 05 is the least populous ward with population of 8456.

Nearest railway station is Muddanur which is 37 km far from here. Pulivendla is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kadapa which is 72 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 420 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 620 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 26°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 66 thousand people, among them about 33 thousand (50%) are male and about 33 thousand (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pulivendla municipality is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pulivendla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 65,706 54,984 8,756 1,966 7,267
Male 32,758 27,471 4,318 969 3,739
Female 32,948 27,513 4,438 997 3,528

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1005 in Muslims are 1003 and in Christians are 1097.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pulivendla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 65,706 53,892 10,245 1,227 14 3 3 1 321
Male 32,758 26,879 5,115 585 8 1 3 0 167
Female 32,948 27,013 5,130 642 6 2 0 1 154

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1028 and in schedule tribe is 1029. There are 944 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 43 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pulivendla is 73%. 82% of male and 64% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Pulivendla has 41% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 26% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pulivendla

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41.4% 37.1% 4.2% 58.6%
Male 56.5% 53.2% 3.3% 43.5%
Female 26.4% 21.2% 5.2% 73.6%