Bukkapatnam Mandal, with population of about 40 thousand is Anantapur district's the 18th least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 8 villages in the sub district, among them Bukkapatnam is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Gunipalle is the least populous village with population of 1937. Kothakota is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 109 km2 and Gunipalle is the smallest with 8 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 40 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (50%) are male and about 20 thousand (50%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bukkapatnam mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bukkapatnam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,149 32,969 3,982 3,198 4,272
Male 20,089 16,440 2,034 1,615 2,177
Female 20,060 16,529 1,948 1,583 2,095

Most populated Villages in Bukkapatnam

Villages
Name Population
Bukkapatnam 12196
Pamudurthi 5813
Siddarampuram 4959
Kothakota 4634
Marala 4143
Agraharam 3381
Krishnapuram 3086
Gunipalle 1937

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 995 in Muslims are 1060.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bukkapatnam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 40,149 37,365 2,581 80 5 5 6 3 104
Male 20,089 18,729 1,253 41 2 1 1 2 60
Female 20,060 18,636 1,328 39 3 4 5 1 44

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -1.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 41 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 1.2% which is 5% higher than male population growth rate of -3.8%. General caste population has decreased by -1.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.4% and child population has decreased by -12.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bukkapatnam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.4% -1.4% 2.9% -5.4% -12.8%
Male -3.8% -3.7% 1.1% -9.8% -13.9%
Female 1.2% 0.9% 4.8% -0.5% -11.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 999 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 958 and in schedule tribe is 980. There are 962 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 49 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 - Bukkapatnam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 49 46 34 92 24
2011 999 1005 958 980 962
2001 950 959 924 888 938

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bukkapatnam

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Pamudurthi 1019
Agraharam 1008
Bukkapatnam 1006
Krishnapuram 1005
Gunipalle 1001
Kothakota 993
Marala 989
Siddarampuram 960

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 8393 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bukkapatnam is 58%. 68% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bukkapatnam

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 0.7% 6.8%
2011 57.6% 68.5% 46.7%
2001 54.2% 67.8% 39.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bukkapatnam

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Bukkapatnam 64
Gunipalle 58
Krishnapuram 57
Pamudurthi 56
Siddarampuram 56
Marala 54
Agraharam 52
Kothakota 51

Workers profile

Bukkapatnam has 53% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 47% female population are working population. 50% 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 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bukkapatnam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52.9% 42.6% 10.3% 47.1%
Male 58.6% 49.5% 9.1% 41.4%
Female 47.2% 35.6% 11.6% 52.8%

Biggest Villages in Bukkapatnam

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kothakota 108.7
Pamudurthi 35.6
Agraharam 28.7
Marala 26.2
Siddarampuram 25.2
Bukkapatnam 21.6
Krishnapuram 14.1
Gunipalle 7.7