Parigi Mandal, with population of about 58 thousand is Anantapur district's the 17th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 16 villages in the sub district, among them Kodigenahalli is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Bandarlapalle is the least populous village with population of 42. Parigi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 29 km2 and Sangameswarapalle is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 58 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (52%) are male and about 28 thousand (48%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Parigi mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Parigi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 58,225 45,947 11,970 308 5,603
Male 30,003 23,677 6,141 185 2,862
Female 28,222 22,270 5,829 123 2,741

Most populated Villages in Parigi

Villages
Name Population
Kodigenahalli 12664
Parigi 12614
Moda 8751
Utakur 4371
Beechiganipalle 3759
Sirekolam 3719
Narasapuram 2291
Sasanakota 1971
Yerragunta 1900
Pydeti 1688

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 936 in Muslims are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Parigi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 58,225 54,383 3,589 174 9 6 10 0 54
Male 30,003 28,090 1,798 72 6 2 7 0 28
Female 28,222 26,293 1,791 102 3 4 3 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.4% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.7% and child population has decreased by -23.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Parigi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.2% 11.8% 4.6% 2.7% -23.7%
Male 10% 11.5% 4.1% 17.8% -25%
Female 10.4% 12% 5.1% -14% -22.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 941 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 949 and in schedule tribe is 665. There are 958 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 increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Parigi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 5 9 -246 35
2011 941 941 949 665 958
2001 937 936 940 911 923

Villages with highest sex ratio in Parigi

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Vittapalle 1004
Narasapuram 1001
Sasanakota 997
Pydeti 993
Utakur 968
Seegipalle 967
Parigi 966
Sirekolam 960
Moda 944
Beechiganipalle 937

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Parigi is 65%. 74% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Parigi

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 5.0% 11.8%
2011 64.7% 74.1% 54.6%
2001 56.4% 69.1% 42.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Parigi

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Bandarlapalle 87
Kodigenahalli 74
Utakur 67
Sirekolam 66
Shobeerepalle 66
Parigi 65
Sasanakota 64
Moda 62
Pydeti 61
Yerragunta 59

Workers profile

Parigi has 50% (about 29 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 41% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Parigi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49.8% 40.8% 9% 50.2%
Male 57.9% 50.6% 7.2% 42.1%
Female 41.2% 30.3% 10.8% 58.8%

Biggest Villages in Parigi

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Parigi 29.5
Beechiganipalle 23.7
Moda 17.5
Utakur 12.9
Kodigenahalli 12.5
Sirekolam 11.6
Yerragunta 7.8
Narasapuram 7.5
Pydeti 6.2
Sasanakota 5.9