Kadiri Municipality, with population of about 89 thousand is Kadiri sub district's only municipality located in Kadiri sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kadiri municipality is 26 km2. Population density of the city is 3456 persons per km2. There are 17 wards in the city, among them Kadiri Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of about 29 thousand and Kadiri Ward No 05 is the least populous ward with population of 555.

Nearest railway station is Kadiri which is within the city. Kadiri is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Anantapur which is 87 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 441 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 559 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.3°C and minimum temperature goes down to 27°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 89 thousand people, among them about 44 thousand (50%) are male and about 45 thousand (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kadiri municipality is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kadiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 89,429 81,629 4,821 2,979 10,096
Male 44,375 40,667 2,278 1,430 5,212
Female 45,054 40,962 2,543 1,549 4,884

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 54% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 44% 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 1034 in Muslims are 992 and in Christians are 1106.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kadiri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 89,429 48,527 39,572 897 24 8 9 14 378
Male 44,375 23,861 19,863 426 12 4 5 7 197
Female 45,054 24,666 19,709 471 12 4 4 7 181

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 19.2% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 15.4%. General caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 54.9% and child population has increased by 3.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kadiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.3% 15.7% 27.5% 54.9% 3.8%
Male 15.4% 14.2% 16.8% 58.2% 7.2%
Female 19.2% 17.3% 38.9% 52% 0.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1015 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1007, in schedule caste is 1116 and in schedule tribe is 1083. There are 937 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kadiri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 26 178 -44 -63
2011 1015 1007 1116 1083 937
2001 982 981 938 1127 1000

Literacy

Total about 56 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 31 thousand are male and about 25 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kadiri is 71%. 79% 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 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kadiri

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 4.3% 9.9%
2011 70.6% 79.4% 62%
2001 63.7% 75.1% 52.1%

Workers profile

Kadiri has 40% (about 36 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 23% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kadiri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.7% 34.6% 5.1% 60.3%
Male 56.5% 51.2% 5.3% 43.5%
Female 23.2% 18.3% 4.9% 76.8%