Yemmiganur Mandal, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Kurnool district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 18 villages in the sub district, among them Gudikal is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Garladinne is the least populous village with population of 814. Kotekal is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 36 km2 and Garladinne is the smallest with 4 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Yemmiganur Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 84 thousand (50%) are male and about 85 thousand (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Yemmiganur mandal is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 34 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 56% (about 95 thousand) live in Yemmiganur Sub District urban part and 44% (about 74 thousand) population live in the Yemmiganur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Yemmiganur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 169,344 144,204 23,726 1,414 23,602
Male 84,390 72,001 11,723 666 12,146
Female 84,954 72,203 12,003 748 11,456

Most populated Villages and Cities in Yemmiganur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Gudikal 11213 Yemmiganur 95149
Kadimetla 8919
Kandanathi 7659
Kotekal 6115
Kadivella 5248
Banavasi 4695
Parlapalle 4648
Divamdinne 4571
Kalugotla 4551
K.Thimmapuram 2939

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 15% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1013 in Muslims are 974.

Religion wise population 2011 - Yemmiganur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 169,344 143,628 24,798 582 18 12 46 10 250
Male 84,390 71,345 12,565 317 10 7 25 4 117
Female 84,954 72,283 12,233 265 8 5 21 6 133

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 19.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 20.2% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.1%. General caste population has increased by 18%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.7% and child population has decreased by -1.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Yemmiganur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.2% 18% 26.6% 18.7% -1.3%
Male 18.1% 17.3% 24.4% 8.3% -0.7%
Female 20.2% 18.8% 28.8% 29.9% -1.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 1123. There are 943 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Yemmiganur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 13 35 186 -11
2011 1007 1003 1024 1123 943
2001 990 990 989 937 954

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Yemmiganur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Banavasi 1184 Yemmiganur 1005
Kalugotla 1064
Tsallakudlur 1039
Kandanathi 1028
Pesaladinne 1026
Garladinne 1015
K.Thimmapuram 1014
Devibetta 1007
Divamdinne 1007
Kotekal 1000

Literacy

Total about 78 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 46 thousand are male and about 32 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Yemmiganur is 54%. 64% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Yemmiganur

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 5.0% 10.6%
2011 53.7% 64% 43.6%
2001 46% 59% 33%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Yemmiganur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Banavasi 67 Yemmiganur 63
Enigabala 50
Garladinne 50
K.Thimmapuram 47
Soganur 44
Kotekal 43
Ralladoddi 43
Kadimetla 42
Kalugotla 42
Tsallakudlur 41

Workers profile

Yemmiganur has 50% (about 84 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 43% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Yemmiganur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49.8% 43.7% 6.1% 50.2%
Male 56.1% 51.3% 4.9% 43.9%
Female 43.5% 36.2% 7.3% 56.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Yemmiganur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kotekal 35.9 Yemmiganur 14.5
Kandanathi 35.2
Kadivella 31.9
Kadimetla 31
Kalugotla 20.1
Banavasi 18.7
Gudikal 15.3
Enigabala 14.9
Parlapalle 14.8
Tsallakudlur 10.2