Ravikamatham Mandal, with population of about 71 thousand is Visakhapatnam district's the 16th most populous sub district, located in Visakhapatnam district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 33 villages in the sub district, among them Kothakota is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Diddi is the least populous village with population of 12. Cheemalapadu is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 23 km2 and Chinapachila is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 71 thousand people, among them about 34 thousand (48%) are male and about 37 thousand (52%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ravikamatham mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ravikamatham

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70,761 60,680 5,720 4,361 8,008
Male 34,108 29,222 2,756 2,130 4,080
Female 36,653 31,458 2,964 2,231 3,928

Most populated Villages in Ravikamatham

Villages
Name Population
Kothakota 14669
T.Arjapuram 5102
Ravikamatham 4677
Medivada 4597
Dondapudi 3747
Gudiwada 3145
Z.Bennavaram 2989
Marupaka 2849
Totakurapalem 2634
Tattabanda 2543

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1072 in Christians are 1286.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ravikamatham

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 70,761 69,556 262 663 24 13 12 3 228
Male 34,108 33,570 107 290 8 8 5 3 117
Female 36,653 35,986 155 373 16 5 7 0 111

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 5.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 67 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.4% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 4.7%. General caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.2% and child population has decreased by -9.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ravikamatham

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.6% 5.1% 9.3% 7.2% -9.9%
Male 4.7% 4.6% 6.1% 5.3% -7.7%
Female 6.4% 5.6% 12.5% 9% -12%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1075 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1077, in schedule caste is 1075 and in schedule tribe is 1047. There are 963 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ravikamatham

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 11 61 35 -47
2011 1075 1077 1075 1047 963
2001 1058 1066 1014 1012 1010

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ravikamatham

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Garnikam 1419
Kanada 1296
Dharmavaram 1278
Buddibanda 1211
Ravikamatham 1175
Krishnabhupala Puram Agraharam 1159
Dondapudi 1104
Matsyapuram 1091
Kavagunta 1089
Badanapadu 1077

Literacy

Total about 33 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ravikamatham is 53%. 63% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ravikamatham

Total Male Female
Change 7.8% 6.1% 9.7%
2011 52.9% 62.9% 43.8%
2001 45.1% 56.8% 34.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ravikamatham

Workers profile

Ravikamatham has 53% (about 38 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 47% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ravikamatham

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.5% 37.6% 15.9% 46.5%
Male 60.2% 48.1% 12.2% 39.8%
Female 47.2% 27.9% 19.3% 52.8%

Biggest Villages in Ravikamatham