Atmakur Mandal, with population of about 39 thousand is Anantapur district's the 13th least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 8 villages in the sub district, among them Atmakur is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Madigubba is the least populous village with population of 2444. Goridindla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 65 km2 and Brahmana Yaleru is the smallest with 14 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 39 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (51%) are male and about 19 thousand (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Atmakur mandal is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9796 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38,970 28,747 6,306 3,917 4,367
Male 20,037 14,827 3,216 1,994 2,325
Female 18,933 13,920 3,090 1,923 2,042

Most populated Villages in Atmakur

Villages
Name Population
Atmakur 10633
Padamatiyaleru 6051
Goridindla 5918
Talupuru 4292
Sanapa 4087
Thopudurthi 2990
Brahmana Yaleru 2555
Madigubba 2444

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 944 in Muslims are 964.

Religion wise population 2011 - Atmakur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 38,970 37,713 652 564 6 3 3 2 27
Male 20,037 19,398 332 286 3 1 3 1 13
Female 18,933 18,315 320 278 3 2 0 1 14

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.5% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 8%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.4% and child population has decreased by -9.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.3% 7.2% 10.1% 13.4% -9.8%
Male 8% 6.9% 11.2% 11.3% -5.3%
Female 8.5% 7.5% 9.1% 15.6% -14.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 878 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 5 -18 35 -94
2011 945 939 961 964 878
2001 940 934 979 929 972

Villages with highest sex ratio in Atmakur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Goridindla 975
Brahmana Yaleru 959
Padamatiyaleru 956
Atmakur 945
Talupuru 944
Madigubba 940
Sanapa 923
Thopudurthi 891

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 8602 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Atmakur is 61%. 70% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 3.0% 7.0%
2011 60.7% 70% 50.9%
2001 55.8% 67% 43.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Atmakur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Padamatiyaleru 66
Atmakur 65
Talupuru 62
Sanapa 59
Brahmana Yaleru 57
Goridindla 56
Madigubba 53
Thopudurthi 52

Workers profile

Atmakur has 55% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 51% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Atmakur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.8% 49.7% 5.1% 45.2%
Male 58.5% 54.7% 3.8% 41.5%
Female 50.9% 44.4% 6.5% 49.1%

Biggest Villages in Atmakur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Goridindla 64.8
Atmakur 51.6
Padamatiyaleru 47.1
Sanapa 36.5
Thopudurthi 20.6
Madigubba 17.3
Talupuru 16.7
Brahmana Yaleru 13.5