Gummagatta Mandal, with population of about 49 thousand is Anantapur district's the 32nd least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Gollapalle is the most populous village with population of 7642 and S.Hosahalli is the least populous village with population of 449. Tallakera is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 43 km2 and S.Hosahalli is the smallest with 5 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 49 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (51%) are male and about 24 thousand (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gummagatta mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gummagatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,207 39,605 9,028 574 6,372
Male 24,958 20,151 4,510 297 3,287
Female 24,249 19,454 4,518 277 3,085

Most populated Villages in Gummagatta

Villages
Name Population
Gollapalle 7642
Tallakera 7356
Kalugodu 6781
Gummagatta 6279
Bhupasamudram 4735
Belodu 4437
Galagala 4169
Pulakunta 3299
Rangasamudram 2047
Veerapuram 2013

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 971 in Muslims are 968.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gummagatta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 49,207 47,374 1,553 36 24 3 2 0 215
Male 24,958 24,035 789 18 12 0 1 0 103
Female 24,249 23,339 764 18 12 3 1 0 112

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17.7% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 15.2%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.1% and child population has decreased by -11.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gummagatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.4% 16.4% 16.6% 17.1% -11.3%
Male 15.2% 15.6% 13.7% 16.9% -9%
Female 17.7% 17.2% 19.7% 17.4% -13.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 965, in schedule caste is 1002 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 939 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 49 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gummagatta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 13 51 4 -49
2011 972 965 1002 933 939
2001 952 952 951 929 988

Villages with highest sex ratio in Gummagatta

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bhupasamudram 1032
Tallakera 1021
Kalugodu 984
Rangasamudram 978
Gollapalle 961
Veerapuram 958
Belodu 955
Pulakunta 943
Gummagatta 937
Galagala 929

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 9029 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gummagatta is 53%. 63% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gummagatta

Total Male Female
Change 10.0% 6.5% 14.0%
2011 52.9% 62.8% 42.7%
2001 42.9% 56.3% 28.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Gummagatta

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Rangasamudram 64
S.Hosahalli 59
Belodu 58
Bhupasamudram 57
Tallakera 55
Gummagatta 55
Veerapuram 53
Gollapalle 52
Galagala 50
Kalugodu 48

Workers profile

Gummagatta has 56% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 52% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gummagatta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.7% 43.2% 12.5% 44.3%
Male 59.5% 49.6% 9.8% 40.5%
Female 51.8% 36.6% 15.3% 48.2%

Biggest Villages in Gummagatta

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Tallakera 42.5
Gollapalle 35.1
Bhupasamudram 28.2
Kalugodu 23.4
Veerapuram 22.5
Belodu 20.6
Pulakunta 16.5
Galagala 16.3
Gummagatta 15.9
Rangasamudram 12.8