Holagunda Mandal, with population of about 51 thousand is Kurnool district's the 23rd least populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Holagunda is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Nagarakanvi is the least populous village with population of 348. Holagunda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 49 km2 and Nagarakanvi is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 51 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Holagunda mandal is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 9398 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Holagunda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50,592 40,862 7,779 1,951 7,225
Male 25,533 20,569 3,935 1,029 3,639
Female 25,059 20,293 3,844 922 3,586

Most populated Villages in Holagunda

Villages
Name Population
Holagunda 14593
Neraniki 3995
Hebbatam 3988
Gajjehalli 3909
Vandavagali 3599
Suluvoy 2620
Yellarthy 2603
Chinnahyta 1894
Ingaladahal 1866
Kogilathota 1864

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 982 in Muslims are 969 and in Not Stateds are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Holagunda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 50,592 43,794 5,692 55 5 16 31 37 962
Male 25,533 22,098 2,891 24 3 8 18 9 482
Female 25,059 21,696 2,801 31 2 8 13 28 480

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 46 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.5% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 8.8%. General caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.5% and child population has decreased by -11.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Holagunda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.1% 7.5% 14.7% 23.5% -11.4%
Male 8.8% 6.9% 14.7% 29.1% -12.4%
Female 9.5% 8.2% 14.8% 17.8% -10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 896. There are 985 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 6 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 - Holagunda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 13 1 -86 23
2011 981 987 977 896 985
2001 975 974 976 982 962

Villages with highest sex ratio in Holagunda

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Pedda Gonehal 1048
Maddi Lingadahalli 1026
Vandavagali 1026
Holagunda 1016
Sammathagiri 1013
Nagarakanvi 1000
Honnur 996
Kogilathota 996
Suluvoy 991
Lingadahalli 987

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 6689 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Holagunda is 41%. 51% of male and 31% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Holagunda

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 0.3% 6.6%
2011 41.2% 51.1% 31.2%
2001 37.8% 50.8% 24.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Holagunda

Workers profile

Holagunda has 60% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 59% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Holagunda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 60.3% 50% 10.3% 39.7%
Male 61.8% 53.1% 8.7% 38.2%
Female 58.9% 46.8% 12% 41.1%

Biggest Villages in Holagunda

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Holagunda 48.6
Neraniki 37.5
Hebbatam 31.2
Vandavagali 28
Gajjehalli 25.9
Yellarthy 23.5
Suluvoy 17.3
Peddahyta 14.8
Chinnahyta 14.4
Lingadahalli 13