Kanaganapalle Mandal, with population of about 40 thousand is Anantapur district's the 16th least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 10 villages in the sub district, among them Kanaganapalle is the most populous village with population of 6965 and Narasampalle is the least populous village with population of 1562. Kanaganapalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 72 km2 and Narasampalle is the smallest with 22 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 40 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (52%) are male and about 19 thousand (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanaganapalle mandal is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9481 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39,673 31,069 6,916 1,688 4,255
Male 20,529 16,114 3,547 868 2,267
Female 19,144 14,955 3,369 820 1,988

Most populated Villages in Kanaganapalle

Villages
Name Population
Kanaganapalle 6965
Maddalacheruvu 6426
Thumucherla 4515
Mukthapuram 4093
Thogarakunta 4059
Dadalur 3505
Elakkuntla 3094
Konetinayanipalyam 2820
Muthavakuntla 2634
Narasampalle 1562

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 934 in Muslims are 884.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 39,673 38,968 522 81 0 9 18 3 72
Male 20,529 20,151 277 36 0 6 9 0 50
Female 19,144 18,817 245 45 0 3 9 3 22

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 37 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.1% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 8.1%. General caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.9% and child population has decreased by -17.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.6% 7.5% 4.1% 26.9% -17.9%
Male 8.1% 8% 5% 25.4% -14.4%
Female 7.1% 7.1% 3.2% 28.5% -21.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 928, in schedule caste is 950 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 877 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 decreased by 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -8 -16 23 -80
2011 933 928 950 945 877
2001 941 936 966 922 957

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kanaganapalle

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 8525 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanaganapalle is 60%. 69% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 5.5% 10.8%
2011 59.7% 69% 49.7%
2001 51.6% 63.5% 38.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kanaganapalle

Workers profile

Kanaganapalle has 55% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 53% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanaganapalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.2% 42.8% 12.5% 44.8%
Male 57.8% 48.7% 9.1% 42.2%
Female 52.6% 36.5% 16.1% 47.4%

Biggest Villages in Kanaganapalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kanaganapalle 71.5
Thumucherla 54.1
Maddalacheruvu 52.2
Mukthapuram 39.7
Dadalur 39.3
Elakkuntla 36.9
Thogarakunta 35.5
Muthavakuntla 33.5
Konetinayanipalyam 27.8
Narasampalle 22