Mantralayam Mandal, with population of about 61 thousand is Kurnool district's the 21st most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Manchala is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Dibbanadoddi is the least populous village with population of 425. Rachumarri is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Paramandoddi is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 61 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (50%) are male and about 31 thousand (50%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mantralayam mandal is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mantralayam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,294 50,158 9,730 1,406 9,421
Male 30,466 24,994 4,770 702 4,772
Female 30,828 25,164 4,960 704 4,649

Most populated Villages in Mantralayam

Villages
Name Population
Manchala 10613
Madhavaram 6059
Hagaruru Thimmapuram 5769
Rachumarri 5405
Chilakaladona 4061
Sugur 3936
Kachapuram 3305
Sunkeswari 2906
Chetnihalli 2904
Budur 2805

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1015 in Muslims are 979.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mantralayam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 61,294 56,519 4,318 340 12 0 3 0 102
Male 30,466 28,053 2,182 176 5 0 3 0 47
Female 30,828 28,466 2,136 164 7 0 0 0 55

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 52 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19.5% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 18%. General caste population has increased by 19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -2.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mantralayam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.7% 19.6% 14.3% 20% -2.8%
Male 18% 19.4% 10.9% 19.4% -2.2%
Female 19.5% 19.8% 17.7% 20.5% -3.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1007, in schedule caste is 1040 and in schedule tribe is 1003. There are 974 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mantralayam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 4 61 10 -13
2011 1012 1007 1040 1003 974
2001 999 1003 979 993 987

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mantralayam

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Rampuram 1114
Chilakaladona 1103
Sugur 1052
Narayanapuram 1051
Rachumarri 1050
Kaggallu 1046
Sunkeswari 1034
Kalludevakunta 1032
Chetnihalli 1024
Singarajanahalli 1021

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 8755 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mantralayam is 45%. 56% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mantralayam

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% 1.2% 6.5%
2011 44.5% 55.8% 33.4%
2001 40.8% 54.6% 26.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mantralayam

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Manchala 62
Kachapuram 61
Paramandoddi 54
Kaggallu 48
Rampuram 47
Kalludevakunta 47
Budur 43
Chilakaladona 43
Chetnihalli 43
Sowla Halli 40

Workers profile

Mantralayam has 53% (about 33 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 50% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mantralayam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.1% 45.2% 7.9% 46.9%
Male 56.6% 50.5% 6.1% 43.4%
Female 49.7% 40% 9.6% 50.3%

Biggest Villages in Mantralayam

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Rachumarri 18.1
Madhavaram 17.5
Sugur 16.5
Manchala 15
Hagaruru Thimmapuram 12.8
Budur 12.1
Chilakaladona 11.5
Chetnihalli 11.1
Sunkeswari 11
Malapalle 9.8