Nandyal Mandal, with population of about 2.7 lakh is Kurnool district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 17 villages in the sub district, among them Ayyalur is the most populous village with population of 9340 and Brahmanapalle is the least populous village with population of 452. Nandyal (R) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 48 km2 and Billalapuram is the smallest with 2 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Nandyal Municipality and Out Growth; and Nandyal Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.7 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandyal mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 61 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 78% (about 2.1 lakh) live in Nandyal Sub District urban part and 22% (about 58 thousand) population live in the Nandyal Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 269,368 227,290 37,862 4,216 29,837
Male 135,267 114,621 18,533 2,113 15,517
Female 134,101 112,669 19,329 2,103 14,320

Most populated Villages and Cities in Nandyal

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Ayyalur 9340 Nandyal 211424
Kanala 6422 Nandyal 200516
Chapirevula 5987
Nandyal (R) 5671
Kottala 5120
Chabolu 4892
Polur 4530
Bheemavaram 2191
Billalapuram 2148
Pusulur 2139

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 67% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 30% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 992 in Muslims are 982 and in Christians are 1063.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nandyal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 269,368 181,008 80,389 6,650 76 25 25 18 1,177
Male 135,267 90,854 40,556 3,224 44 14 14 8 553
Female 134,101 90,154 39,833 3,426 32 11 11 10 624

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 25.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 26.7% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 24.8%. General caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.9% and child population has increased by 1.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.8% 24.4% 34% 32.9% 1.6%
Male 24.8% 23.8% 31.1% 28.1% 3.6%
Female 26.7% 24.9% 37% 38% -0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 1043 and in schedule tribe is 995. There are 923 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 9 45 71 -38
2011 991 983 1043 995 923
2001 977 974 998 924 961

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Nandyal

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Udumalpuram (R) 1089 Nandyal 998
Brahmanapalle 1083 Nandyal 995
Rayamalpuram 1074
Chapirevula 1063
Gunthanala 1033
Pulimaddi 1029
Chabolu 1001
Mitnala 1001
Billalapuram 1000
Bheemavaram 979

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 98 thousand are male and about 79 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandyal is 74%. 82% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 4.2% 9.2%
2011 73.8% 81.9% 65.7%
2001 67.2% 77.7% 56.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Nandyal

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nandyal (R) 76 Nandyal 76
Udumalpuram (R) 69 Nandyal 76
Polur 69
Gunthanala 69
Munagala 65
Mitnala 65
Bheemavaram 65
Rayamalpuram 64
Chapirevula 64
Pusulur 63

Workers profile

Nandyal has 41% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 27% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandyal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40.8% 36.3% 4.5% 59.2%
Male 54.8% 51.1% 3.7% 45.2%
Female 26.6% 21.3% 5.4% 73.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Nandyal

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Nandyal (R) 48 Nandyal 28.9
Kanala 24.2 Nandyal 28.9
Ayyalur 16.4
Polur 15.6
Pulimaddi 12.4
Udumalpuram (R) 12.3
Mitnala 11.2
Chapirevula 10.5
Bheemavaram 9.9
Chabolu 9.4