Amalapuram Mandal, with population of about 1.4 lakh is East Godavari district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 16 villages in the sub district, among them Peruru is the most populous village with population of about 19 thousand and Immidivarappadu is the least populous village with population of 1151. Amalapuram (R) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Immidivarappadu is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Amalapuram Municipality; and Bandarulanka Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.4 lakh people, among them about 71 thousand (50%) are male and about 71 thousand (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amalapuram mandal is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 39 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 54% (about 77 thousand) live in Amalapuram Sub District rural part and 46% (about 65 thousand) population live in the Amalapuram Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Amalapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 141,693 107,571 32,623 1,499 12,818
Male 71,098 53,793 16,561 744 6,620
Female 70,595 53,778 16,062 755 6,198

Most populated Villages and Cities in Amalapuram

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Peruru 19323 Amalapuram 53231
Amalapuram (R) 9508 Bandarulanka 11470
Edarapalle 6170
Indupalle 5744
Vanne Chintalapudi 5204
Samanasa 4600
Bhatnavilli 4591
A. Vemavaram 3854
Janupalle 3836
Nadipudi 3042

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 988 in Muslims are 1058.

Religion wise population 2011 - Amalapuram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 141,693 136,954 2,303 2,165 4 38 88 1 140
Male 71,098 68,901 1,119 933 2 20 47 1 75
Female 70,595 68,053 1,184 1,232 2 18 41 0 65

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 5.1% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 5.1%. General caste population has increased by 4.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.6% and child population has decreased by -15.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Amalapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.1% 4.5% 6.9% 13.6% -15.8%
Male 5.1% 4.5% 6.8% 11.2% -13.8%
Female 5.1% 4.4% 7% 16% -17.9%

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 1000, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 1015. There are 936 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 0 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 - Amalapuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -1 2 42 -47
2011 993 1000 970 1015 936
2001 993 1001 968 973 983

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Amalapuram

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Janupalle 1084 Amalapuram 1010
Palagummi 1032 Bandarulanka 998
A. Vemavaram 1025
Vanne Chintalapudi 1023
Bhatnavilli 1023
Amalapuram (R) 1021
Immidivarappadu 995
Thandavapalle 989
Indupalle 979
Peruru 964

Literacy

Total about 1.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 57 thousand are male and about 52 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amalapuram is 84%. 88% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Amalapuram

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 3.3% 5.8%
2011 84.2% 88.4% 80.1%
2001 79.7% 85.1% 74.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Amalapuram

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nadipudi 86 Amalapuram 90
Amalapuram (R) 83 Bandarulanka 83
Edarapalle 83
Palagummi 82
Sakuru 82
Thandavapalle 81
Bhatnavilli 81
Gunnapalle Agraharam 81
Janupalle 80
Peruru 80

Workers profile

Amalapuram has 38% (about 54 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 19% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Amalapuram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.4% 32.7% 5.7% 61.6%
Male 57.4% 51.5% 5.9% 42.6%
Female 19.3% 13.8% 5.5% 80.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Amalapuram

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Amalapuram (R) 17.1 Amalapuram 7.2
Peruru 13.9 Bandarulanka 5
Vanne Chintalapudi 6.1
Indupalle 5.9
Bhatnavilli 5.4
Samanasa 4.9
A. Vemavaram 4.6
Thandavapalle 2.9
Nallamilli 2.2
Palagummi 2.1