Y. Ramavaram Mandal, with population of about 29 thousand is East Godavari district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 125 villages in the sub district, among them Donkarai is the most populous village with population of 2194 and Thadikota is the least populous village with population of 10. Lingavaram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 6 km2 and Goppulathotamamidi is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 29 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (48%) are male and about 15 thousand (52%) are female. 8% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 92% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Y. Ramavaram mandal is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 7418 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Y. Ramavaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28,614 2,198 206 26,210 4,019
Male 13,757 1,105 104 12,548 1,988
Female 14,857 1,093 102 13,662 2,031

Most populated Villages in Y. Ramavaram

Villages
Name Population
Donkarai 2194
P. Yerragonda 1244
Mangampadu 1079
Y. Ramavaram 1025
Panasalapalem 902
Pulimetala 778
Chavitidibbalu 660
Devaramadugula 591
Pathakota 557
Yarlagadda 544

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 1080 in Christians are 1137.

Religion wise population 2011 - Y. Ramavaram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 28,614 27,965 168 344 2 2 0 0 133
Male 13,757 13,444 89 161 1 2 0 0 60
Female 14,857 14,521 79 183 1 0 0 0 73

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.4% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.3%. General caste population has decreased by -36.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -45.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.7% and child population has decreased by -20.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Y. Ramavaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.4% -36.5% -45.1% 8.7% -20.1%
Male 1.3% -36.3% -46.4% 7.6% -19.9%
Female 3.4% -36.6% -43.6% 9.7% -20.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1080 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 1089. There are 1022 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Y. Ramavaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 -5 48 20 -4
2011 1080 989 981 1089 1022
2001 1057 994 933 1069 1026

Villages with highest sex ratio in Y. Ramavaram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
P. Yerragonda 4078
Daragedda 3361
Yarlagadda 2317
Kothapakalu 1738
Singanakota 1652
Paidiputta 1590
Poolova 1531
Dalipadu 1460
Ravvagadda 1458
Gannavaram 1429

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 6142 are male and 4713 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Y. Ramavaram is 44%. 52% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Y. Ramavaram

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 7.1% 6.4%
2011 44.1% 52.2% 36.7%
2001 37.4% 45.1% 30.3%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Y. Ramavaram

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Daragedda 90
P. Yerragonda 85
Gurtedu 77
Yarlagadda 69
Kothakota 69
Panasalapalem 67
Y. Ramavaram 65
Bandigedda 65
Puttagandi 61
Chinthalapudi 61

Workers profile

Y. Ramavaram has 60% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 57% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Y. Ramavaram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 60% 50.3% 9.7% 40%
Male 63.5% 56.4% 7.2% 36.5%
Female 56.7% 44.7% 11.9% 43.3%

Biggest Villages in Y. Ramavaram

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Lingavaram 5.5
Chanaganuru 4.9
Boddumamidi 4.7
Rachapalem 4.2
P. Yerragonda 3.9
Sirimetla 3.7
Gummarapalem 3.2
Pulimetala 3.1
Chavitidibbalu 3.1
Perikivalasa 3.1