Rayadurg Mandal, with population of about 1 lakh is Anantapur district's the 7th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Veparalla is the most populous village with population of 4640 and Kontanapalli is the least populous village with population of 1260. Junjurampalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 31 km2 and Kontanapalli is the smallest with 7 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Rayadurg Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 52 thousand (51%) are male and about 51 thousand (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rayadurg mandal is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 60% (about 62 thousand) live in Rayadurg Sub District urban part and 40% (about 41 thousand) population live in the Rayadurg Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rayadurg

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102,691 87,323 12,022 3,346 12,454
Male 51,887 44,058 6,103 1,726 6,397
Female 50,804 43,265 5,919 1,620 6,057

Most populated Villages and Cities in Rayadurg

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Veparalla 4640 Rayadurg 61749
Gramadatla 4528
Udegolam 4192
Mallapuram 3720
Junjurampalle 3664
Chadam 3417
Baginayakana Halli 3042
D.Kondapuram 2804
Bondankal 2454
Nagireddipalle 2057

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 979 in Muslims are 963.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rayadurg

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 102,691 88,111 12,992 179 37 9 28 19 1,316
Male 51,887 44,515 6,618 79 18 3 16 7 631
Female 50,804 43,596 6,374 100 19 6 12 12 685

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 92 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.2% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.6% and child population has decreased by -11% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rayadurg

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11% 11.3% 5.4% 25.6% -11%
Male 10.8% 11.1% 5.8% 24.2% -10.1%
Female 11.2% 11.6% 5% 27.3% -11.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 939. There are 947 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rayadurg

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 4 -7 23 -19
2011 979 982 970 939 947
2001 976 978 977 916 966

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rayadurg

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Nagireddipalle 997 Rayadurg 998
Junjurampalle 983
Veparalla 981
D.Kondapuram 966
Mallapuram 965
Udegolam 960
Gramadatla 960
Baginayakana Halli 946
Mechiri 940
Vadrahonnur 928

Literacy

Total about 56 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 32 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rayadurg is 62%. 70% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rayadurg

Total Male Female
Change 7.5% 4.6% 10.4%
2011 61.7% 69.7% 53.5%
2001 54.2% 65.1% 43.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rayadurg

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Baginayakana Halli 60 Rayadurg 70
Kontanapalli 60
Udegolam 56
Junjurampalle 55
Bondankal 54
Avuladatla 50
Vadrahonnur 49
Chadam 48
Mechiri 48
Gramadatla 48

Workers profile

Rayadurg has 48% (about 49 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 37% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rayadurg

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48.1% 41.1% 7% 51.9%
Male 59.1% 52.9% 6.2% 40.9%
Female 36.8% 29% 7.7% 63.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rayadurg

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Junjurampalle 31.4 Rayadurg 49.7
Mallapuram 30.7
Veparalla 27.9
Gramadatla 26.4
Bondankal 24.6
Baginayakana Halli 21.7
Vadrahonnur 19.6
Nagireddipalle 16.6
Udegolam 16.1
D.Kondapuram 15.7