Kodumur Mandal, with population of about 75 thousand is Kurnool district's the 13th most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 10 villages in the sub district, among them Kodumur is the most populous village with population of about 29 thousand and Yerradoddi is the least populous village with population of 1957. Laddagiri is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 35 km2 and Amadaguntla is the smallest with 12 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 75 thousand people, among them about 38 thousand (51%) are male and about 37 thousand (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kodumur mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kodumur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 74,594 62,317 11,655 622 9,681
Male 37,891 31,610 5,968 313 5,074
Female 36,703 30,707 5,687 309 4,607

Most populated Villages in Kodumur

Villages
Name Population
Kodumur 28828
Pulakurthy 9926
Pyalakurthy 7176
Laddagiri 6580
Gorantla 5529
Varkur 5378
Mudumalagurthy 3306
Anugonda 2961
Amadaguntla 2953
Yerradoddi 1957

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 968 in Muslims are 976.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kodumur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 74,594 66,481 7,658 176 15 1 27 7 229
Male 37,891 33,789 3,875 93 5 0 10 4 115
Female 36,703 32,692 3,783 83 10 1 17 3 114

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 68 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.8% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.4%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14.3% and child population has decreased by -8.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kodumur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.1% 8.5% 11.7% 14.3% -8.9%
Male 8.4% 7.6% 12.8% 12.2% -5.6%
Female 9.8% 9.5% 10.7% 16.6% -12.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 969 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 971, in schedule caste is 953 and in schedule tribe is 987. There are 908 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kodumur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 17 -18 37 -68
2011 969 971 953 987 908
2001 957 954 971 950 976

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kodumur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Amadaguntla 1013
Varkur 1010
Kodumur 999
Anugonda 989
Pyalakurthy 979
Pulakurthy 977
Mudumalagurthy 963
Yerradoddi 961
Gorantla 887
Laddagiri 837

Literacy

Total about 36 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kodumur is 55%. 67% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kodumur

Total Male Female
Change 2.2% 0.2% 4.8%
2011 54.9% 67.2% 42.4%
2001 52.7% 67% 37.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kodumur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Kodumur 64
Laddagiri 57
Anugonda 55
Pyalakurthy 54
Yerradoddi 54
Amadaguntla 49
Varkur 48
Mudumalagurthy 48
Gorantla 47
Pulakurthy 41

Workers profile

Kodumur has 53% (about 40 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 50% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kodumur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.1% 44.5% 8.6% 46.9%
Male 56.1% 49.1% 7% 43.9%
Female 50.1% 39.8% 10.3% 49.9%

Biggest Villages in Kodumur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Laddagiri 35.2
Gorantla 31.4
Kodumur 29.3
Pyalakurthy 29
Pulakurthy 27.3
Mudumalagurthy 20.5
Yerradoddi 19.2
Anugonda 16.6
Varkur 15.5
Amadaguntla 12.4