Brahmasamudram Mandal, with population of about 43 thousand is Anantapur district's the 21st least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 13 villages in the sub district, among them Santhekondapuram is the most populous village with population of 6171 and Yerrakondapuram is the least populous village with population of 504. Santhekondapuram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 47 km2 and Gundiganihalli is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (50%) are male and about 22 thousand (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Brahmasamudram mandal is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9363 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Brahmasamudram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,162 34,508 7,515 1,139 5,055
Male 21,520 17,413 3,536 571 2,610
Female 21,642 17,095 3,979 568 2,445

Most populated Villages in Brahmasamudram

Villages
Name Population
Santhekondapuram 6171
Pillalapalle 6028
Kannepalle 5078
Bhyravanithippa 4243
Vepalaparthy 3962
Brahmasamudram 3686
Bhairasamudram 3528
West Kodipalle 2536
Eradikera 2508
Theetakal 2229

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1004 in Muslims are 1030.

Religion wise population 2011 - Brahmasamudram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,162 42,467 402 121 3 2 0 1 166
Male 21,520 21,196 198 60 2 0 0 0 64
Female 21,642 21,271 204 61 1 2 0 1 102

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 40 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.6% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 7%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -11% and child population has decreased by -17.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Brahmasamudram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% 8.5% 17% -11% -17.6%
Male 7% 7.4% 9.2% -14.1% -16.2%
Female 11.6% 9.6% 24.9% -7.6% -19.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 1125 and in schedule tribe is 995. There are 937 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Brahmasamudram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 20 140 70 -33
2011 1006 982 1125 995 937
2001 964 962 985 925 970

Villages with highest sex ratio in Brahmasamudram

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9053 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Brahmasamudram is 56%. 66% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Brahmasamudram

Total Male Female
Change 11.0% 7.6% 14.9%
2011 56.4% 65.7% 47.2%
2001 45.4% 58.1% 32.3%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Brahmasamudram

Workers profile

Brahmasamudram has 59% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 56% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Brahmasamudram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 58.8% 50.3% 8.5% 41.2%
Male 62.1% 55.3% 6.8% 37.9%
Female 55.6% 45.4% 10.2% 44.4%

Biggest Villages in Brahmasamudram

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Santhekondapuram 46.6
Pillalapalle 46.5
Bhairasamudram 29.2
Kannepalle 27.4
West Kodipalle 27.2
Theetakal 25.7
Eradikera 20.3
Brahmasamudram 18.6
Bhyravanithippa 17.4
Vepalaparthy 11.7