Madakasira Mandal, with population of about 81 thousand is Anantapur district's the 10th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 19 villages in the sub district, among them Madakasira is the most populous village with population of about 21 thousand and Karesankanahalli is the least populous village with population of 168. Melavoi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 49 km2 and Karesankanahalli is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 81 thousand people, among them about 41 thousand (51%) are male and about 40 thousand (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Madakasira mandal is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Madakasira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 81,227 60,346 18,029 2,852 8,616
Male 41,068 30,491 9,111 1,466 4,351
Female 40,159 29,855 8,918 1,386 4,265

Most populated Villages in Madakasira

Villages
Name Population
Madakasira 21464
Melavoi 10715
Amidalagondi 5900
Govindapuram 5342
Haresamudram 5145
Kallumarri 4550
Yerrabommanahalli 4512
Manur 4157
Chandakacherela 3635
R. Anantapuram 3566

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 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 976 in Muslims are 1016.

Religion wise population 2011 - Madakasira

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 81,227 76,835 3,791 191 9 4 25 13 359
Male 41,068 38,877 1,880 92 5 2 7 10 195
Female 40,159 37,958 1,911 99 4 2 18 3 164

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 73 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.9% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.6% and child population has decreased by -11.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.9% 10.6% 10.4% 22.6% -11.3%
Male 10% 9.7% 9.3% 20.8% -12.5%
Female 11.9% 11.5% 11.5% 24.5% -10%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 979, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 980 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 16 19 28 26
2011 978 979 979 945 980
2001 961 963 960 917 954

Villages with highest sex ratio in Madakasira

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kothalam 1108
Mallinayakanahalli 1058
Manur 1037
Gowdanahalli 1023
Govindapuram 1010
Kallumarri 1000
C.Kodigepalle 996
R. Anantapuram 986
Madakasira 981
Jadrahalli 974

Literacy

Total about 46 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 27 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Madakasira is 63%. 73% of male and 53% 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 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total Male Female
Change 9.7% 6.6% 12.9%
2011 63.4% 73.4% 53.1%
2001 53.7% 66.8% 40.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Madakasira

Workers profile

Madakasira has 53% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 46% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Madakasira

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.4% 40.8% 12.6% 46.6%
Male 60.7% 49.4% 11.3% 39.3%
Female 45.9% 32% 13.9% 54.1%

Biggest Villages in Madakasira

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Melavoi 48.6
Haresamudram 33.2
Amidalagondi 31.6
Madakasira 30.2
Kallumarri 25.8
Manur 24.4
Yerrabommanahalli 21.4
Gowdanahalli 19.6
Chandakacherela 18.3
Govindapuram 17.9