Nandikotkur Mandal, with population of about 84 thousand is Kurnool district's the 9th most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Nandi Kotkur is the most populous village with population of about 47 thousand and Santhanikota is the least populous village with population of 2193. Vaddamanu is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Konidela is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 84 thousand people, among them about 42 thousand (50%) are male and about 42 thousand (50%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandikotkur mandal is 12%, 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 Nandikotkur mandal live in the Nandikotkur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandikotkur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 83,748 65,721 16,966 1,061 9,733
Male 41,904 32,896 8,506 502 4,993
Female 41,844 32,825 8,460 559 4,740

Most populated Villages in Nandikotkur

Villages
Name Population
Nandi Kotkur 46953
Brahmanakotkur 6893
Konidela 5472
Vaddamanu 5450
Damagatla 3266
Allur 3177
Malyala 2851
Nagatoor 2676
Bollavaram 2561
Bijinavemula 2256

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 72% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 27% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1000 in Muslims are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nandikotkur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 83,748 60,323 22,569 520 15 4 5 7 305
Male 41,904 30,169 11,310 250 10 3 3 6 153
Female 41,844 30,154 11,259 270 5 1 2 1 152

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 74 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 15.1% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 61.7% and child population has decreased by -4.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandikotkur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.9% 13.2% 9.7% 61.7% -4.3%
Male 10.7% 11% 8.3% 45.9% -4.1%
Female 15.1% 15.4% 11.2% 79.2% -4.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 999 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 1114. There are 949 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandikotkur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 38 27 207 -5
2011 999 998 995 1114 949
2001 961 960 968 907 954

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nandikotkur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Nagatoor 1058
Bollavaram 1050
Malyala 1031
Allur 1018
Nandi Kotkur 1004
Vaddamanu 996
Bijinavemula 993
Brahmanakotkur 977
Santhanikota 969
Damagatla 957

Literacy

Total about 49 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 28 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandikotkur is 66%. 76% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandikotkur

Total Male Female
Change 3.0% 0.8% 5.6%
2011 66.1% 75.8% 56.4%
2001 63.1% 75% 50.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nandikotkur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Nandi Kotkur 71
Brahmanakotkur 66
Bollavaram 63
Santhanikota 63
Vaddamanu 62
Bijinavemula 60
Nagatoor 59
Malyala 58
Allur 58
Damagatla 55

Workers profile

Nandikotkur has 47% (about 39 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 36% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandikotkur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46.7% 41.4% 5.3% 53.3%
Male 56.9% 52.8% 4.1% 43.1%
Female 36.4% 30% 6.4% 63.6%

Biggest Villages in Nandikotkur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Vaddamanu 23.6
Nandi Kotkur 23.1
Nagatoor 20.1
Brahmanakotkur 18.5
Damagatla 15.8
Santhanikota 15.6
Allur 13.8
Malyala 13.2
Bijinavemula 10.6
Bollavaram 9.1