Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) Census Town, with population of about 21 thousand is Srisailam sub district's only census town located in Srisailam sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) census town is 6 km2. Population density of the census town is 3599 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Srisailam Project(rfc)township Ward No 01 and the population of Srisailam Project(rfc)township Ward No 01 is about 21 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Markapur which is 79 km far from here. Srisailam is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Kurnool which is 130 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 215 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 765.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 21 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (55%) are male and 9659 (45%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) census town is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4977 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,452 13,244 6,226 1,982 2,135
Male 11,793 7,049 3,263 1,481 1,131
Female 9,659 6,195 2,963 501 1,004

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 790 in Muslims are 974 and in Christians are 1107.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 21,452 18,000 3,026 316 5 0 8 2 95
Male 11,793 10,055 1,533 150 2 0 5 0 48
Female 9,659 7,945 1,493 166 3 0 3 2 47

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -7.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is -10% which is -4% lower than male population growth rate of -6%. General caste population has decreased by -15.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 105.6% and child population has decreased by -33% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -7.8% -15.8% -5.4% 105.6% -33%
Male -6% -15.9% -6.8% 125.8% -29.6%
Female -10% -15.6% -3.8% 62.7% -36.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 819 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 338. There are 888 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 decreased by 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 96 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -37 3 28 -132 -96
2011 819 879 908 338 888
2001 856 876 880 470 984

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 9135 are male and 5473 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) is 76%. 86% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Total Male Female
Change 4.8% 3.3% 6.3%
2011 75.6% 85.7% 63.2%
2001 70.8% 82.4% 56.9%

Workers profile

Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) has 33% (7024) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 21% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.7% 23.6% 9.2% 67.3%
Male 42.1% 30.7% 11.4% 57.9%
Female 21.3% 14.9% 6.4% 78.7%