Pagidyala Mandal, with population of about 35 thousand is Kurnool district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 6 villages in the sub district, among them Pagidyala is the most populous village with population of 9579 and Pathakota(East) is the least populous village with population of 1641. Murvakonda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 27 km2 and Pathakota(East) is the smallest with 12 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 35 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (49%) are male and about 18 thousand (51%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pagidyala mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 8464 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pagidyala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,267 24,615 10,432 220 3,769
Male 17,409 12,252 5,051 106 1,918
Female 17,858 12,363 5,381 114 1,851

Most populated Villages in Pagidyala

Villages
Name Population
Pagidyala 9579
Laxmapuram 8984
Muchumarri 6973
Murvakonda 6410
Pathakota(West) 1680
Pathakota(East) 1641

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1027 in Muslims are 1013.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pagidyala

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 35,267 31,194 3,983 17 0 0 4 1 68
Male 17,409 15,393 1,979 8 0 0 2 1 26
Female 17,858 15,801 2,004 9 0 0 2 0 42

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 33 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.6% which is 6.6% higher than male population growth rate of 4%. General caste population has increased by 3.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -15.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pagidyala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.2% 3.9% 16.1% 0% -15.5%
Male 4% 1.9% 9.9% -10.2% -15.7%
Female 10.6% 6% 22.7% 11.8% -15.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 1065 and in schedule tribe is 1075. There are 965 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 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pagidyala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 39 111 211 5
2011 1026 1009 1065 1075 965
2001 965 970 954 864 960

Villages with highest sex ratio in Pagidyala

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Laxmapuram 1128
Pathakota(East) 1046
Muchumarri 1015
Murvakonda 996
Pathakota(West) 995
Pagidyala 967

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8121 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pagidyala is 61%. 72% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pagidyala

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 5.6% 11.3%
2011 61.2% 71.9% 50.7%
2001 53.1% 66.3% 39.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Pagidyala

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pathakota(East) 66
Pathakota(West) 65
Laxmapuram 63
Murvakonda 61
Pagidyala 60
Muchumarri 58

Workers profile

Pagidyala has 54% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 49% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pagidyala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.1% 47.8% 6.3% 45.9%
Male 59.5% 55.2% 4.3% 40.5%
Female 48.9% 40.6% 8.3% 51.1%

Biggest Villages in Pagidyala

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Murvakonda 26.7
Pathakota(West) 26.2
Pagidyala 23.3
Muchumarri 21.7
Laxmapuram 20.4
Pathakota(East) 11.7