Srisailam Mandal, with population of about 32 thousand is Kurnool district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 3 villages in the sub district, among them Srisailamgudem Devasthanam is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Hatakeswaram is the least populous village with population of 29. Srisailamgudem Devasthanam is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 22 km2 and Hatakeswaram is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (53%) are male and about 15 thousand (47%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srisailam mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7631 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 67% (about 21 thousand) live in Srisailam Sub District urban part and 33% (about 10 thousand) population live in the Srisailam Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srisailam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,834 20,698 8,094 3,042 3,447
Male 16,917 10,680 4,246 1,991 1,789
Female 14,917 10,018 3,848 1,051 1,658

Most populated Villages and Cities in Srisailam

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Srisailamgudem Devasthanam 10288 Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) 21452
Sikharam 65
Hatakeswaram 29

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 845 in Muslims are 1150.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srisailam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 31,834 27,272 4,081 362 6 0 11 2 100
Male 16,917 14,782 1,898 175 3 0 8 0 51
Female 14,917 12,490 2,183 187 3 0 3 2 49

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 5.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 5.7% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 4.7%. General caste population has decreased by -1.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 84.8% and child population has decreased by -18.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.2% -1.1% 5.2% 84.8% -18.3%
Male 4.7% -3.4% 3.6% 98.5% -16.4%
Female 5.7% 1.5% 6.9% 63.5% -20.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 882 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 906 and in schedule tribe is 528. There are 927 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 45 28 -113 -46
2011 882 938 906 528 927
2001 873 893 878 641 973

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Srisailam

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Sikharam 1031 Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) 819
Srisailamgudem Devasthanam 1027
Hatakeswaram 813

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 7983 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srisailam is 73%. 84% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srisailam

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 3.3% 5.4%
2011 72.7% 83.7% 60.2%
2001 68.5% 80.4% 54.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Srisailam

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Srisailamgudem Devasthanam 67 Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) 76
Hatakeswaram 36
Sikharam 31

Workers profile

Srisailam has 35% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 23% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srisailam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.8% 26.1% 8.7% 65.2%
Male 45.2% 35.2% 10% 54.8%
Female 23% 15.7% 7.2% 77%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Srisailam

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Srisailamgudem Devasthanam 21.7 Srisailam Project(RFC) Township (CT) 6
Hatakeswaram 0.2