Bathalapalle Mandal, with population of about 39 thousand is Anantapur district's the 15th least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Bathalapalle is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Chennarayapatnam is the least populous village with population of 280. D.Cherlopalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 36 km2 and Raghavampalle is the smallest with 2 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. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bathalapalle mandal is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bathalapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39,373 31,126 6,050 2,197 4,131
Male 20,117 15,995 3,004 1,118 2,200
Female 19,256 15,131 3,046 1,079 1,931

Most populated Villages in Bathalapalle

Villages
Name Population
Bathalapalle 12697
Edula Mustur 5009
Malyavantham 4886
D.Cherlopalle 4027
Sangala 2823
Obulapuram 2556
Apparacheruvu 2201
Dampetla 2185
Gariselapalle 1666
Raghavampalle 1043

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 957 in Muslims are 962.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bathalapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 39,373 36,932 2,062 174 2 5 8 7 183
Male 20,117 18,869 1,051 88 2 2 5 4 96
Female 19,256 18,063 1,011 86 0 3 3 3 87

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.8% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 11.2%. General caste population has increased by 10.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -0.5% and child population has decreased by -5.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bathalapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.5% 10.7% 21.5% -0.5% -5.8%
Male 11.2% 10.6% 20.1% -0.6% -1.9%
Female 11.8% 10.7% 22.8% -0.4% -9.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 1014 and in schedule tribe is 965. 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bathalapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 1 22 2 -77
2011 957 946 1014 965 878
2001 953 945 992 963 955

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bathalapalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Apparacheruvu 1042
Raghavampalle 1025
Obulapuram 997
Malyavantham 978
Edula Mustur 961
Bathalapalle 955
Gariselapalle 951
Dampetla 944
D.Cherlopalle 907
Sangala 897

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 8435 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bathalapalle is 59%. 68% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bathalapalle

Total Male Female
Change 7.0% 4.1% 10.3%
2011 58.7% 68.4% 48.7%
2001 51.7% 64.3% 38.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bathalapalle

Workers profile

Bathalapalle has 54% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 48% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bathalapalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.9% 33.8% 20.1% 46.1%
Male 59.2% 42% 17.2% 40.8%
Female 48.3% 25.3% 23.1% 51.7%

Biggest Villages in Bathalapalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
D.Cherlopalle 36.2
Bathalapalle 35.2
Edula Mustur 32
Malyavantham 27.7
Sangala 23.1
Obulapuram 19.1
Dampetla 17.1
Apparacheruvu 16.1
Gariselapalle 14.3
Chennarayapatnam 3.6