Tadpatri Mandal, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Anantapur district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 27 villages in the sub district, among them Tadpatri (R) is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Seetharampuram is the least populous village with population of 72. Tadpatri (R) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 30 km2 and Seetharampuram is the smallest with 2 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 83 thousand (50%) are male and about 83 thousand (50%) are female. 85% 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 Tadpatri mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 40 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 65% (about 1.1 lakh) live in Tadpatri Sub District urban part and 35% (about 58 thousand) population live in the Tadpatri Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 165,872 140,358 22,861 2,653 18,440
Male 83,197 70,530 11,340 1,327 9,524
Female 82,675 69,828 11,521 1,326 8,916

Most populated Villages and Cities in Tadpatri

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Tadpatri (R) 12819 Tadpatri 108171
Peddapolamada 5802
Sajjaladinne 5545
Chinnapolamada 4181
Bhogasamudram 3870
Chukkalur 3394
Brahmanapalle 2594
Diguvapalle 1921
Igudur 1816
Gangadevipalle 1640

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 993 in Muslims are 995 and in Christians are 1117.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tadpatri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 165,872 131,796 32,003 1,048 33 29 82 20 861
Male 83,197 66,118 16,045 495 17 16 53 9 444
Female 82,675 65,678 15,958 553 16 13 29 11 417

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.2% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has increased by 19%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 59.8% and child population has decreased by -1.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.4% 19% 25.7% 59.8% -1.3%
Male 18.6% 17.4% 23% 56.1% -0.6%
Female 22.2% 20.6% 28.5% 63.7% -2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 990, in schedule caste is 1016 and in schedule tribe is 999. There are 936 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 27 43 46 -14
2011 994 990 1016 999 936
2001 965 963 973 953 950

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Tadpatri

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Challavaripalle 1130 Tadpatri 1003
Uruchinthala 1100
Husenapuram 1023
Komali 1022
Chukkalur 1021
Vanganur 1014
Velamakur 1011
Bodaipalle 1009
Bhogasamudram 1000
Veerapuram 990

Literacy

Total about 1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 57 thousand are male and about 43 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tadpatri is 68%. 78% of male and 58% 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 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tadpatri

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 4.8% 11.7%
2011 67.9% 78% 57.8%
2001 59.9% 73.2% 46.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Tadpatri

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Seetharampuram 78 Tadpatri 71
Talaricheruvu 74
Diguvapalle 73
Challavaripalle 71
Igudur 69
Jambulapadu 69
Puliproddatur 68
Veerapuram 67
Gangadevipalle 66
Tadpatri (R) 64

Workers profile

Tadpatri has 44% (about 73 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 30% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tadpatri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44.1% 39.3% 4.8% 55.9%
Male 57.8% 54.6% 3.3% 42.2%
Female 30.2% 24% 6.3% 69.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Tadpatri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Tadpatri (R) 30.5 Tadpatri 7.5
Talaricheruvu 24.4
Peddapolamada 23.9
Uruchinthala 21.7
Chinnapolamada 19.9
Sajjaladinne 18.3
Alur 16.8
Velamakur 16.7
Brahmanapalle 16.4
Veerapuram 14.5