Uravakonda Mandal, with population of about 80 thousand is Anantapur district's the 11th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 21 villages in the sub district, among them Amidala is the most populous village with population of 6938 and Pennahobilam is the least populous village with population of 66. Amidala is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 49 km2 and Kondapuram is the smallest with 7 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Uravakonda Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 80 thousand people, among them about 40 thousand (50%) are male and about 40 thousand (50%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uravakonda mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 56% (about 45 thousand) live in Uravakonda Sub District rural part and 44% (about 36 thousand) population live in the Uravakonda Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uravakonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 80,201 65,415 12,647 2,139 9,040
Male 40,235 32,889 6,206 1,140 4,640
Female 39,966 32,526 6,441 999 4,400

Most populated Villages and Cities in Uravakonda

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Amidala 6938 Uravakonda 35565
Raketla 4405
Peddakowkuntla 3389
Shaiksanipalle 2899
Nimbagal 2849
Y.Rampuram 2546
Mopidi 2462
Lathavaram 2269
Nerimetla 2206
Chinna Musturu 1942

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 992 in Muslims are 1010.

Religion wise population 2011 - Uravakonda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 80,201 72,678 7,028 246 10 0 3 10 226
Male 40,235 36,486 3,496 118 9 0 2 4 120
Female 39,966 36,192 3,532 128 1 0 1 6 106

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 74 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.5% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 6%. General caste population has increased by 6.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.2% and child population has decreased by -3.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uravakonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.2% 6.9% 16.6% 4.2% -3.6%
Male 6% 5.4% 10.4% 2.1% -4.7%
Female 10.5% 8.4% 23.4% 6.7% -2.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 993 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1038 and in schedule tribe is 876. There are 948 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uravakonda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 40 28 110 38 21
2011 993 989 1038 876 948
2001 953 961 928 838 927

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Uravakonda

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Pedda Musturu 1087 Uravakonda 999
Rayampalle 1066
Nimbagal 1028
Vyasapuram 1016
Mopidi 1015
Chinna Musturu 1015
Nerimetla 1005
Indravathi 1000
Y.Rampuram 992
Lathavaram 989

Literacy

Total about 45 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uravakonda is 64%. 73% of male and 54% 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 - Uravakonda

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 4.9% 9.1%
2011 63.6% 73.5% 53.6%
2001 56.8% 68.6% 44.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Uravakonda

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rayampalle 66 Uravakonda 73
Lathavaram 65
Racharla 64
Vyasapuram 64
Kondapuram 63
Veligonda 62
Budagavi 59
Nimbagal 59
Peddakowkuntla 59
Mopidi 58

Workers profile

Uravakonda has 49% (about 39 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 41% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uravakonda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48.9% 40% 8.9% 51.1%
Male 57.1% 49.1% 8% 42.9%
Female 40.6% 30.9% 9.8% 59.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Uravakonda

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Amidala 49.4 Uravakonda 30.3
Raketla 44.3
Peddakowkuntla 39.9
Mylarampalle 26.2
Indravathi 25.7
Y.Rampuram 20.7
Nimbagal 19.7
Lathavaram 16.2
Budagavi 15.3
Mopidi 13.8