Singanamala Mandal, with population of about 44 thousand is Anantapur district's the 23rd least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 19 villages in the sub district, among them Singanamala is the most populous village with population of 4986 and Cheelapalle is the least populous village with population of 404. Tarimela is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 42 km2 and Cheelapalle is the smallest with 6 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (50%) are male and about 22 thousand (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singanamala mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singanamala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,643 31,947 9,434 2,262 4,906
Male 22,032 16,170 4,733 1,129 2,546
Female 21,611 15,777 4,701 1,133 2,360

Most populated Villages in Singanamala

Villages
Name Population
Singanamala 4986
Tarimela 4681
Kallumadi 3921
Chakrayapeta 3210
Narsapuram 3156
Salakamcheruvu 2828
Akuledu 2741
Rachepalle 2403
Sodanapalle 2083
Peravali 2048

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 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 980 in Muslims are 999.

Religion wise population 2011 - Singanamala

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,643 41,705 1,683 171 11 3 0 2 68
Male 22,032 21,058 842 91 4 3 0 0 34
Female 21,611 20,647 841 80 7 0 0 2 34

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 41 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.7% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 5.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 34% and child population has decreased by -13.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singanamala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6% 5.6% 2.1% 34% -13.8%
Male 5.3% 4.9% 1.4% 33.3% -10.1%
Female 6.7% 6.3% 2.8% 34.7% -17.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 993 and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 927 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 83 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singanamala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 13 13 11 -83
2011 981 976 993 1004 927
2001 968 963 980 993 1010

Villages with highest sex ratio in Singanamala

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Korivipalle 1053
Singanamala 1046
Nidhanawada 1002
Akuledu 1002
Cheelapalle 1000
Chennavaram 1000
Rachepalle 999
Anandaraopeta 992
Ullikallu 989
Chakrayapeta 988

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 9136 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singanamala is 58%. 68% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singanamala

Total Male Female
Change 10.1% 7.5% 13.0%
2011 57.7% 67.8% 47.5%
2001 47.6% 60.3% 34.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Singanamala

Workers profile

Singanamala has 56% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 53% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singanamala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56.4% 48.1% 8.3% 43.6%
Male 60.1% 54.1% 6% 39.9%
Female 52.6% 42% 10.6% 47.4%

Biggest Villages in Singanamala

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Tarimela 42.3
Singanamala 31.7
Kallumadi 22.6
Joolakalva 20.5
Akuledu 19.1
Salakamcheruvu 18.4
Chakrayapeta 17.9
Sodanapalle 15.4
Peravali 15.2
Narsapuram 13.8