Settur Mandal, with population of about 43 thousand is Anantapur district's the 22nd least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 9 villages in the sub district, among them Mulakaledu is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Adivigollapalle is the least populous village with population of 808. Mulakaledu is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 93 km2 and Ayyagarlapalle is the smallest with 13 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (51%) are male and about 21 thousand (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Settur mandal is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 9476 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Settur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,172 33,975 8,467 730 4,971
Male 21,955 17,267 4,317 371 2,515
Female 21,217 16,708 4,150 359 2,456

Most populated Villages in Settur

Villages
Name Population
Mulakaledu 13518
Yatakal 6597
Khairevu 6596
Settur 4751
Lakshmanpalle 3885
Chintarlapalle 2688
Bachchupalle 2454
Ayyagarlapalle 1875
Adivigollapalle 808

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% 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 968 in Muslims are 922.

Religion wise population 2011 - Settur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,172 40,957 1,812 42 5 0 0 0 356
Male 21,955 20,813 943 18 3 0 0 0 178
Female 21,217 20,144 869 24 2 0 0 0 178

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 38 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.9% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 12.6%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.5% and child population has decreased by -16% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Settur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.8% 13.4% 10.6% 8.5% -16%
Male 12.6% 12.9% 11.6% 10.4% -17.1%
Female 12.9% 13.9% 9.6% 6.5% -15%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 968. There are 977 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Settur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 9 -19 -35 24
2011 966 968 961 968 977
2001 964 959 980 1003 953

Villages with highest sex ratio in Settur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Khairevu 1002
Bachchupalle 994
Chintarlapalle 988
Ayyagarlapalle 982
Yatakal 975
Lakshmanpalle 967
Mulakaledu 965
Adivigollapalle 924
Settur 888

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 9280 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Settur is 60%. 69% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Settur

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 5.8% 11.1%
2011 59.5% 69.2% 49.5%
2001 51.1% 63.4% 38.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Settur

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Settur 69
Bachchupalle 65
Chintarlapalle 62
Ayyagarlapalle 60
Khairevu 59
Yatakal 58
Mulakaledu 57
Lakshmanpalle 56
Adivigollapalle 54

Workers profile

Settur has 56% (about 24 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 39% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Settur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.7% 44.3% 11.4% 44.3%
Male 59.2% 49.6% 9.6% 40.8%
Female 52.1% 38.8% 13.3% 47.9%

Biggest Villages in Settur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Mulakaledu 92.9
Yatakal 45.5
Khairevu 38.7
Lakshmanpalle 28.8
Chintarlapalle 27.4
Settur 22.8
Bachchupalle 21.6
Adivigollapalle 13.6
Ayyagarlapalle 13.1