Kaviti Mandal, with population of about 76 thousand is Srikakulam district's the 12th most populous sub district, located in Srikakulam district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 21 villages in the sub district, among them Kaviti is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Putiyadala is the least populous village with population of 163. Silagam is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Vinjagiri is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 76 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (48%) are male and about 40 thousand (52%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kaviti mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Kaviti mandal live in the Kaviti Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kaviti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 75,974 68,932 1,413 5,629 7,459
Male 36,365 33,052 681 2,632 3,851
Female 39,609 35,880 732 2,997 3,608

Most populated Villages in Kaviti

Villages
Name Population
Kaviti 11984
Silagam 8624
Borivanka 7053
Belagam 5543
Rajapuram 5262
Bejjiputtuga 4674
Kapasakuddi 4393
Nelavanka 3969
Jagathi 3740
Manikyapuram 3738

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1089.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kaviti

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 75,974 75,724 32 146 6 1 3 5 57
Male 36,365 36,249 24 61 2 1 1 2 25
Female 39,609 39,475 8 85 4 0 2 3 32

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 71 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 8.3%. General caste population has increased by 9.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -15.2% and child population has decreased by -25.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kaviti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.1% 9.3% 16.4% -15.2% -25.4%
Male 8.3% 10.4% 25.9% -15.3% -24.8%
Female 6% 8.2% 8.8% -15.1% -26%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1089 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1086, in schedule caste is 1075 and in schedule tribe is 1139. There are 937 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kaviti

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -21 -169 3 -15
2011 1089 1086 1075 1139 937
2001 1112 1107 1244 1136 952

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kaviti

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kusumpuram 1247
Putiyadala 1203
Bhyripuram 1199
Nelavanka 1175
Raghunadhapuram 1150
Kapasakuddi 1141
Manikyapuram 1135
Chandiputtuga 1126
Silagam 1108
Belagam 1108

Literacy

Total about 43 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kaviti is 62%. 75% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kaviti

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 4.7% 8.3%
2011 62.2% 74.8% 50.8%
2001 55.4% 70.1% 42.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kaviti

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Vinjagiri 89
Chandiputtuga 86
Deppili Gonapaputtuga 72
Bhyripuram 70
Varakha 67
Karapadu 66
Kojjiria 65
Jagathi 65
Kaviti 65
Borivanka 65

Workers profile

Kaviti has 47% (about 36 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 39% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kaviti

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.2% 29.8% 17.4% 52.8%
Male 55.6% 41.1% 14.5% 44.4%
Female 39.5% 19.4% 20.1% 60.5%

Biggest Villages in Kaviti

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Silagam 13.3
Kaviti 12.8
Nelavanka 9.3
Belagam 7.6
Borivanka 7.5
Kapasakuddi 7.1
Karapadu 6.7
Rajapuram 6.5
Jagathi 5.8
Balliputtuga 5.2