Sakhinetipalle Mandal, with population of about 73 thousand is East Godavari district's the 31st least populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 8 villages in the sub district, among them Sakhinetipalle is the most populous village with population of about 16 thousand and Gudimula Kandrika is the least populous village with population of 2192. Antarvedi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 33 km2 and Appanaramuni Lanka is the smallest with 5 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 73 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (50%) are male and about 36 thousand (50%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sakhinetipalle mandal is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sakhinetipalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 72,560 50,300 21,849 411 6,192
Male 36,403 25,335 10,873 195 3,133
Female 36,157 24,965 10,976 216 3,059

Most populated Villages in Sakhinetipalle

Villages
Name Population
Sakhinetipalle 15720
Antarvedi 15605
Antarvedipalem 14162
Kesavadasupalem 8011
Mori 7357
Rameswaram 5218
Appanaramuni Lanka 4295
Gudimula Kandrika 2192

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 992 in Christians are 1029.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sakhinetipalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 72,560 69,225 522 2,654 2 3 1 0 153
Male 36,403 34,755 267 1,308 1 2 1 0 69
Female 36,157 34,470 255 1,346 1 1 0 0 84

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 73 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -1.3% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of -0.8%. General caste population has decreased by -8.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 61.2% and child population has decreased by -27.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sakhinetipalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1% -8.4% 20.3% 61.2% -27.9%
Male -0.8% -7.8% 20% 41.3% -28.5%
Female -1.3% -9% 20.7% 84.6% -27.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 993 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 1108. There are 976 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sakhinetipalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -12 6 260 17
2011 993 985 1009 1108 976
2001 998 997 1003 848 959

Villages with highest sex ratio in Sakhinetipalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kesavadasupalem 1023
Mori 1020
Antarvedipalem 1018
Rameswaram 1015
Sakhinetipalle 988
Gudimula Kandrika 982
Appanaramuni Lanka 979
Antarvedi 948

Literacy

Total about 54 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 29 thousand are male and about 26 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sakhinetipalle is 82%. 86% of male and 77% 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 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sakhinetipalle

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 5.5% 8.8%
2011 81.8% 86.4% 77.3%
2001 74.7% 80.9% 68.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Sakhinetipalle

Workers profile

Sakhinetipalle has 43% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 25% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sakhinetipalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43.3% 37.5% 5.8% 56.7%
Male 62% 57.2% 4.8% 38%
Female 24.6% 17.7% 6.9% 75.4%

Biggest Villages in Sakhinetipalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Antarvedi 33.1
Sakhinetipalle 15.8
Kesavadasupalem 12.9
Antarvedipalem 11.8
Rameswaram 7.7
Gudimula Kandrika 7.7
Mori 5.5
Appanaramuni Lanka 5