Atmakur Mandal, with population of about 76 thousand is Kurnool district's the 12th most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 12 villages in the sub district, among them Atmakur is the most populous village with population of about 46 thousand and Nagalooty Gudum is the least populous village with population of 231. Atmakur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 44 km2 and Karivena is the smallest with 5 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 76 thousand people, among them about 39 thousand (51%) are male and about 37 thousand (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Atmakur mandal is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 76,028 57,791 13,422 4,815 9,169
Male 38,670 29,576 6,723 2,371 4,739
Female 37,358 28,215 6,699 2,444 4,430

Most populated Villages in Atmakur

Villages
Name Population
Atmakur 45703
Kurukunda 5617
Karivena 4897
Pinnapuram 4360
Vadla Ramapuram 3427
Siddepalle 3265
Nallakalva 2175
Krishnapuram 2141
Siddapuram 2069
Indireswaram 1496

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 62% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 37% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 985 in Muslims are 935.

Religion wise population 2011 - Atmakur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 76,028 47,056 28,399 319 27 2 5 2 218
Male 38,670 23,709 14,676 156 16 0 2 1 110
Female 37,358 23,347 13,723 163 11 2 3 1 108

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 68 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.7% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 10.5%. General caste population has increased by 9.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 11.6% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.6% 9.3% 22.7% 11.6% -11.2%
Male 10.5% 8.8% 18.7% 10.7% -10.3%
Female 12.7% 9.8% 27% 12.4% -12.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 954, in schedule caste is 996 and in schedule tribe is 1031. There are 935 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 9 65 16 -21
2011 966 954 996 1031 935
2001 947 945 931 1015 956

Villages with highest sex ratio in Atmakur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Nagalooty Gudum 1200
Nallakalva 1021
Siddapuram 1021
Siddepalle 1001
Kurukunda 983
Bairlutygudem 979
Karivena 979
Indireswaram 976
Vadla Ramapuram 976
Pinnapuram 962

Literacy

Total about 45 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Atmakur is 67%. 76% of male and 58% 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 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total Male Female
Change 8.6% 5.9% 11.7%
2011 67.4% 76.3% 58.2%
2001 58.8% 70.4% 46.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Atmakur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Atmakur 73
Indireswaram 67
Bairlutygudem 66
Krishnapuram 65
Karivena 65
Siddepalle 58
Pinnapuram 57
Vadla Ramapuram 57
Kurukunda 56
Siddapuram 55

Workers profile

Atmakur has 43% (about 33 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 31% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Atmakur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43.1% 37.2% 5.9% 56.9%
Male 55% 48.9% 6.1% 45%
Female 30.8% 25% 5.7% 69.2%

Biggest Villages in Atmakur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Atmakur 43.7
Siddepalle 27.2
Nallakalva 26.5
Kurukunda 24.9
Indireswaram 16.5
Siddapuram 12.8
Vadla Ramapuram 11.3
Pinnapuram 11
Krishnapuram 5.8
Karivena 5.2