Badvel Municipality, with population of about 71 thousand is Y.S.R. district's the 2nd least populous municipality located in Y.S.R. district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Badvel municipality is 61 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the district. Population density of the city is 1159 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Badvel Ward No 06 is the most populous ward with population of about 11 thousand and Badvel Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 1148.

Nearest railway station is Bakarapeta which is 45 km far from here. Badvel is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kadapa which is 57 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 450 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 341 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 30°C.

The city is divided into 2 parts, the parts are - Badvel (Part 1) and Badvel (Part 2) Municipalities.

Demographics

The city is home to about 71 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (51%) are male and about 35 thousand (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Badvel municipality is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Badvel

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70,626 70,626 12,761 1,330 8,210
Male 36,081 29,029 6,411 641 4,385
Female 34,545 27,506 6,350 689 3,825

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 13% 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 956 in Muslims are 965 and in Christians are 1037.

Religion wise population 2011 - Badvel

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 70,626 60,263 9,424 611 8 1 8 5 306
Male 36,081 30,815 4,797 300 5 0 5 2 157
Female 34,545 29,448 4,627 311 3 1 3 3 149

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 990 and in schedule tribe is 1075. There are 872 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 44 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Badvel is 70%. 81% of male and 60% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Badvel has 36% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 19% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Badvel

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.2% 28.6% 7.6% 63.8%
Male 53% 44.6% 8.4% 47%
Female 18.6% 11.8% 6.8% 81.4%