Gummalakshmipuram Mandal, with population of about 50 thousand is Vizianagaram district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Vizianagaram district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 118 villages in the sub district, among them Pirthani @ Elwinpeta is the most populous village with population of 4391 and Kothaguda @ Dabbaliguda is the least populous village with population of 35. Lovalakshmipuram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 6 km2 and Kappakallu is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (47%) are male and about 26 thousand (53%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 87% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gummalakshmipuram mandal is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gummalakshmipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,507 3,482 3,106 42,919 5,542
Male 23,371 1,702 1,595 20,074 2,771
Female 26,136 1,780 1,511 22,845 2,771

Most populated Villages in Gummalakshmipuram

Villages
Name Population
Pirthani @ Elwinpeta 4391
Gummalakshmipuram 2783
Kedaripuram 1656
Lovalakshmipuram 1369
Amiti 1238
Duddukhallu 1104
Tadikonda 1064
Rella 978
Regidi 959
Lakkaguda 910

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1119.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gummalakshmipuram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 49,507 48,830 69 250 4 2 3 2 347
Male 23,371 23,048 32 117 2 0 1 1 170
Female 26,136 25,782 37 133 2 2 2 1 177

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 4.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 47 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.7% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.6%. General caste population has decreased by -15.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.6% and child population has decreased by -26.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gummalakshmipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.7% -15.3% 7.5% 6.6% -26.5%
Male 1.6% -21.9% 6.7% 3.8% -25.7%
Female 7.7% -7.9% 8.4% 9.1% -27.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1118 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1046, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 1138. There are 1000 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 increased by 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gummalakshmipuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 158 15 55 -24
2011 1118 1046 947 1138 1000
2001 1055 888 932 1083 1024

Villages with highest sex ratio in Gummalakshmipuram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Amiti 2763
Regidi 2732
Jogipuram 1648
Pedaravikona 1595
Kusa @ Yadakhallu 1500
Pirthani @ Elwinpeta 1450
Vamasi 1447
Dabbaliguda 1437
Kontesu 1423
Chinaravikona 1391

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gummalakshmipuram is 52%. 63% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gummalakshmipuram

Total Male Female
Change 8.8% 7.7% 10.4%
2011 52.3% 62.7% 43.1%
2001 43.5% 55% 32.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Gummalakshmipuram

Workers profile

Gummalakshmipuram has 55% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 53% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gummalakshmipuram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.7% 36.3% 18.4% 45.3%
Male 56.9% 40.8% 16.1% 43.1%
Female 52.8% 32.3% 20.5% 47.2%

Biggest Villages in Gummalakshmipuram