Kothapalle Mandal, with population of about 30 thousand is Kurnool district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 13 villages in the sub district, among them Dudyala is the most populous village with population of 4178 and Battuvaripalle is the least populous village with population of 255. Dudyala is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 30 km2 and Battuvaripalle is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 30 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (51%) are male and about 15 thousand (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothapalle mandal is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 7491 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kothapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30,362 20,915 7,932 1,515 3,664
Male 15,335 10,518 4,041 776 1,822
Female 15,027 10,397 3,891 739 1,842

Most populated Villages in Kothapalle

Villages
Name Population
Dudyala 4178
Guvvalakunta 4157
Kothapalle 3635
Gokavaram 2568
Sivapuram 2395
Gummadapuram 2288
Kokkerancha 2224
Musalimadugu 2052
Erramatam 1849
Edurupadu 1779

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 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 977 in Muslims are 993.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kothapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 30,362 26,698 3,598 32 1 1 7 2 23
Male 15,335 13,502 1,805 11 0 1 6 0 10
Female 15,027 13,196 1,793 21 1 0 1 2 13

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 4.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 5.9% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 2.7%. General caste population has increased by 3.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.2% and child population has decreased by -18.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kothapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.2% 3.5% 6.8% 2.2% -18.5%
Male 2.7% 2% 4.6% 2% -19.4%
Female 5.9% 5% 9.1% 2.5% -17.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 988, in schedule caste is 963 and in schedule tribe is 952. There are 1011 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kothapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 27 39 5 23
2011 980 988 963 952 1011
2001 950 961 924 947 988

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kothapalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Dudyala 1028
Erramatam 1025
Musalimadugu 1012
Guvvalakunta 1001
Edurupadu 994
Nandikunta 994
Kothapalle 981
Gokavaram 977
Kokkerancha 937
Gummadapuram 936

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9119 are male and 6412 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothapalle is 58%. 67% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kothapalle

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 3.0% 9.2%
2011 58.2% 67.5% 48.6%
2001 52.3% 64.5% 39.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kothapalle

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Battuvaripalle 69
Dudyala 67
Gokavaram 63
Kokkerancha 60
Nandikunta 60
Sivapuram 57
Kothapalle 57
Edurupadu 57
Guvvalakunta 55
Musalimadugu 54

Workers profile

Kothapalle has 55% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 51% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kothapalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.9% 48% 6.9% 45.1%
Male 59% 54.3% 4.7% 41%
Female 50.7% 41.6% 9% 49.3%

Biggest Villages in Kothapalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Dudyala 30.2
Erramatam 24
Siddheswaram 23.3
Kothapalle 23.3
Kokkerancha 22.1
Edurupadu 18.8
Musalimadugu 17
Gummadapuram 17
Gokavaram 16.1
Nandikunta 12.6