Bukkaraya Samudram Mandal, with population of about 67 thousand is Anantapur district's the 13th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Bukkarayasamudram is the most populous village with population of about 22 thousand and Chennarayunipalle is the least populous village with population of 50. Bukkarayasamudram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 35 km2 and Chennarayunipalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 67 thousand people, among them about 35 thousand (51%) are male and about 33 thousand (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bukkaraya Samudram mandal is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bukkaraya Samudram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67,384 53,847 10,929 2,608 8,141
Male 34,582 27,655 5,557 1,370 4,307
Female 32,802 26,192 5,372 1,238 3,834

Most populated Villages in Bukkaraya Samudram

Villages
Name Population
Bukkarayasamudram 22000
Kondakinda Agraharam 8367
Podaralla 7635
Chennampalle 5474
Reddipalle 4935
Siddarampuram 4350
Korrapadu 3712
Janthulur 2584
Govindapalle 2130
Bodiganidoddi 2082

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 945 in Muslims are 982.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bukkaraya Samudram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 67,384 62,145 4,747 220 11 2 2 2 255
Male 34,582 31,946 2,395 108 5 2 1 1 124
Female 32,802 30,199 2,352 112 6 0 1 1 131

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 27.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 27.6% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 26.7%. General caste population has increased by 28.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.6% and child population has increased by 13% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bukkaraya Samudram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.2% 28.6% 20.2% 29.6% 13%
Male 26.7% 28.2% 19.1% 30.4% 14.9%
Female 27.6% 28.9% 21.4% 28.8% 10.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 947, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 904. There are 890 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bukkaraya Samudram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 5 18 -10 -32
2011 949 947 967 904 890
2001 942 942 949 914 922

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bukkaraya Samudram

Literacy

Total about 35 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bukkaraya Samudram is 59%. 68% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bukkaraya Samudram

Total Male Female
Change 9.2% 7.2% 11.6%
2011 59.1% 68.3% 49.6%
2001 49.9% 61.1% 38%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bukkaraya Samudram

Workers profile

Bukkaraya Samudram has 53% (about 35 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 48% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bukkaraya Samudram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52.7% 47.6% 5.1% 47.3%
Male 57.5% 54% 3.5% 42.5%
Female 47.6% 40.9% 6.7% 52.4%

Biggest Villages in Bukkaraya Samudram

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Bukkarayasamudram 35.4
Kondakinda Agraharam 33.1
Chennampalle 28.6
Siddarampuram 23.3
Danduvaripalle 22.5
Podaralla 21.6
Korrapadu 16.1
Bodiganidoddi 15.1
Janthulur 14.9
Reddipalle 13.7