Peddapappur Mandal, with population of about 35 thousand is Anantapur district's the 7th least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 17 villages in the sub district, among them Muchukota is the most populous village with population of 4862 and Jodidharmapuram is the least populous village with population of 96. Muchukota is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 39 km2 and Kummetha is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 35 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (51%) are male and about 17 thousand (49%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peddapappur mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 8604 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peddapappur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34,629 28,116 6,373 140 3,690
Male 17,600 14,312 3,212 76 1,899
Female 17,029 13,804 3,161 64 1,791

Most populated Villages in Peddapappur

Villages
Name Population
Muchukota 4862
Jutur 4529
Peddapappur 4391
Narasapuram 3765
Peddayakkaluru 2602
Amalladinne 2357
Chagallu 2283
Tabjula 1809
Pasalur 1621
Chinnayakkaluru 1296

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 969 in Muslims are 940.

Religion wise population 2011 - Peddapappur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 34,629 33,000 1,428 75 3 4 5 2 112
Male 17,600 16,759 736 37 3 4 3 0 58
Female 17,029 16,241 692 38 0 0 2 2 54

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 34 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4.7% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of 1.8%. General caste population has increased by 3.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.6% and child population has decreased by -18.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peddapappur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.2% 3.2% 2.8% 18.6% -18.1%
Male 1.8% 2.1% 0.2% 20.6% -16.8%
Female 4.7% 4.4% 5.5% 16.4% -19.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 965, in schedule caste is 984 and in schedule tribe is 842. There are 943 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peddapappur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 22 49 -31 -31
2011 968 965 984 842 943
2001 941 943 935 873 974

Villages with highest sex ratio in Peddapappur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Athiralladinne 1074
Amalladinne 1034
Pendekallu 1026
Tabjula 999
Chagallu 999
Muchukota 987
Peddapappur 974
Chinnayakkaluru 973
Devanuppalapadu 968
Kummetha 958

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 7271 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peddapappur is 59%. 70% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peddapappur

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 1.0% 8.9%
2011 59% 69.9% 47.7%
2001 54.3% 68.9% 38.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Peddapappur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Kummetha 72
Dharmapuram 69
Pendekallu 68
Pasalur 67
Chagallu 65
Amalladinne 61
Muchukota 61
Garladinne 61
Narasapuram 59
Peddapappur 59

Workers profile

Peddapappur has 59% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 55% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peddapappur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 58.6% 48.3% 10.3% 41.4%
Male 62.1% 55.4% 6.7% 37.9%
Female 55% 40.9% 14.1% 45%

Biggest Villages in Peddapappur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Muchukota 39.2
Jutur 27
Chagallu 17.8
Narasapuram 17.2
Amalladinne 16.8
Peddayakkaluru 14
Pasalur 12.7
Devanuppalapadu 10.2
Chinnayakkaluru 9.7
Dharmapuram 9.1