Tadpatri Municipality, with population of about 1.1 lakh is Tadpatri sub district's only municipality located in Tadpatri sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tadpatri municipality is 7 km2. Population density of the city is 14520 persons per km2. There are 16 wards in the city, among them Tadpatri Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of about 17 thousand and Tadpatri Ward No 10 is the least populous ward with population of 1611.

Nearest railway station is Tadpatri which is within the city. Tadpatri is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Anantapur which is 56 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 410 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 651 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 54 thousand (50%) are male and about 54 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tadpatri municipality is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 26 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 108,171 92,721 13,633 1,817 11,869
Male 54,015 46,399 6,713 903 6,088
Female 54,156 46,322 6,920 914 5,781

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 72% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 27% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1004 in Muslims are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tadpatri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 108,171 78,102 28,757 774 24 17 71 18 408
Male 54,015 38,971 14,406 352 12 9 45 8 212
Female 54,156 39,131 14,351 422 12 8 26 10 196

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 24.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 87 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 26.5% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.6%. General caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 82.2% and child population has increased by 0.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.6% 21.9% 39.7% 82.2% 0.2%
Male 22.6% 20.1% 36.7% 79.2% 0.1%
Female 26.5% 23.7% 42.7% 85.4% 0.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 1012. There are 950 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 28 44 34 2
2011 1003 998 1031 1012 950
2001 972 970 987 978 948

Literacy

Total about 69 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 39 thousand are male and about 30 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tadpatri is 71%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total Male Female
Change 7.3% 4.0% 11.1%
2011 71.4% 80.9% 62%
2001 64.1% 76.9% 50.9%

Workers profile

Tadpatri has 40% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 23% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tadpatri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.8% 36.4% 3.3% 60.2%
Male 56.6% 54.1% 2.5% 43.4%
Female 22.9% 18.8% 4.1% 77.1%