Bommanahal Mandal, with population of about 56 thousand is Anantapur district's the 19th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 16 villages in the sub district, among them D.Honnur is the most populous village with population of 5905 and Haresamudram is the least populous village with population of 1321. D.Honnur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 26 km2 and Siddarampuram is the smallest with 6 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 56 thousand people, among them about 28 thousand (50%) are male and about 28 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bommanahal mandal is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bommanahal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 55,989 48,422 7,090 477 7,479
Male 28,121 24,319 3,564 238 3,775
Female 27,868 24,103 3,526 239 3,704

Most populated Villages in Bommanahal

Villages
Name Population
D.Honnur 5905
Sreedharaghattu 5023
Bommanahal 4952
Uddehal 4897
Govindawada 4721
Bollanaguddam 4644
Kolaganahalli 4134
Untakal 3804
Singanahalli 3248
Kuruvalli 3080

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 992 in Muslims are 934.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bommanahal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 55,989 53,752 1,907 164 4 9 6 3 144
Male 28,121 26,981 986 74 2 6 5 1 66
Female 27,868 26,771 921 90 2 3 1 2 78

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 50 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.5% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 10.9%. General caste population has increased by 10.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.2% and child population has decreased by -7.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bommanahal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.7% 10.1% 23.7% 17.2% -7.7%
Male 10.9% 9.4% 21.9% 11.2% -6.4%
Female 12.5% 10.7% 25.6% 23.8% -8.9%

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 991, in schedule caste is 989 and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 981 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 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bommanahal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 11 29 102 -27
2011 991 991 989 1004 981
2001 977 980 960 902 1008

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bommanahal

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Uddehal 1061
Kolaganahalli 1048
Siddarampuram 1033
Sreedharaghattu 1015
Haresamudram 1014
Bandur 998
Kuruvalli 995
Untakal 994
Bollanaguddam 991
Bommanahal 974

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 9506 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bommanahal is 49%. 58% of male and 39% 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 - Bommanahal

Total Male Female
Change 7.4% 4.6% 10.3%
2011 48.8% 58.1% 39.3%
2001 41.4% 53.5% 29%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bommanahal

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Bommanahal 67
Elanji 57
Kolaganahalli 53
Kuruvalli 52
Kalludevanahalli 52
Untakal 50
Haresamudram 49
Singanahalli 47
Govindawada 47
Uddehal 47

Workers profile

Bommanahal has 55% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 51% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bommanahal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.4% 44.8% 10.6% 44.6%
Male 60.1% 50.9% 9.2% 39.9%
Female 50.6% 38.7% 12% 49.4%

Biggest Villages in Bommanahal

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
D.Honnur 26
Sreedharaghattu 25.1
Kolaganahalli 23.8
Elanji 21.8
Nemakallu 20.9
Haresamudram 19
Bollanaguddam 18.3
Uddehal 18.2
Bandur 17.8
Govindawada 17.6