Vijayawada (Urban) Mandal, with population of about 10.2 lakh is Krishna district's the most populous sub district, located in Krishna district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Vijayawada Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 10.2 lakh people, among them about 5.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 5.1 lakh (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vijayawada (Urban) mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.8 lakh households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Vijayawada (Urban) mandal live in the Vijayawada (Urban) Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vijayawada (Urban)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,021,806 907,203 98,643 15,960 100,309
Male 512,417 455,526 48,767 8,124 51,950
Female 509,389 451,677 49,876 7,836 48,359

Most populated Cities in Vijayawada (Urban)

Cities
Name Population
Vijayawada 1021806

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 994 in Muslims are 975 and in Christians are 1065

Religion wise population 2011 - Vijayawada (Urban)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,021,806 868,113 94,356 38,113 826 319 5,656 536 13,887
Male 512,417 435,380 47,781 18,461 441 177 2,879 260 7,038
Female 509,389 432,733 46,575 19,652 385 142 2,777 276 6,849

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 8.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.3% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 17.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 84.6% and child population has increased by 1.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada (Urban)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20% 17.3% 42.2% 84.6% 1.4%
Male 18.8% 16.1% 41.6% 87.4% 3.2%
Female 21.3% 18.6% 42.9% 81.9% -0.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 1023 and in schedule tribe is 965. There are 931 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada (Urban)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 22 10 -29 -35
2011 994 992 1023 965 931
2001 974 970 1013 994 966

Cities with highest sex ratio in Vijayawada (Urban)

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Vijayawada 994

Literacy

Total about 7.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 3.9 lakh are male and about 3.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vijayawada (Urban) is 81%. 85% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada (Urban)

Total Male Female
Change 2.7% 1.7% 3.9%
2011 81.3% 85.1% 77.6%
2001 78.6% 83.4% 73.7%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Vijayawada (Urban)

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Vijayawada 81

Workers profile

Vijayawada (Urban) has 37% (about 3.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 17% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vijayawada (Urban)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.1% 32.5% 4.5% 62.9%
Male 57% 51.8% 5.2% 43%
Female 17% 13.1% 3.9% 83%

Biggest Cities in Vijayawada (Urban)

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Vijayawada 181