Thummalamenta Census Town, with population of about 12 thousand is Kolimigundla sub district's only census town located in Kolimigundla sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Thummalamenta census town is 24 km2. Population density of the census town is 520 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Thummalamenta Ward No 01 and the population of Thummalamenta Ward No 01 is about 12 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Tadapatri which is 20 km far from here. Kolimigundla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. 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 340 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 501 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 25°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 6300 (51%) are male and 6073 (49%) are female. 87% 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 Thummalamenta census town is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2996 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thummalamenta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,373 10,803 1,402 168 1,616
Male 6,300 5,501 709 90 870
Female 6,073 5,302 693 78 746

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 968 in Muslims are 872.

Religion wise population 2011 - Thummalamenta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,373 11,536 685 120 3 1 4 0 24
Male 6,300 5,863 366 56 1 1 3 0 10
Female 6,073 5,673 319 64 2 0 1 0 14

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 19.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 20.1% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 18.2%. General caste population has increased by 19.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 58.5% and child population has increased by 0.9% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thummalamenta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.1% 19.2% 15.4% 58.5% 0.9%
Male 18.2% 18.3% 14.5% 55.2% 0.5%
Female 20.1% 20.2% 16.3% 62.5% 1.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 867. There are 857 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thummalamenta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 16 14 39 7
2011 964 964 977 867 857
2001 949 948 963 828 850

Literacy

Total 6597 people in the census town are literate, among them 3776 are male and 2821 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thummalamenta is 61%. 70% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Thummalamenta

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 9.3% 15.8%
2011 61.3% 69.5% 53%
2001 48.9% 60.2% 37.2%

Workers profile

Thummalamenta has 45% (5619) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 32% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thummalamenta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.4% 41.6% 3.9% 54.6%
Male 58.5% 55.4% 3% 41.5%
Female 31.8% 27.2% 4.7% 68.2%