Puttaparthi Mandal, with population of about 59 thousand is Anantapur district's the 16th most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Puttaparthi is the most populous village with population of about 15 thousand and Satarlapalle is the least populous village with population of 474. Amagondapalem is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 69 km2 and Satarlapalle is the smallest with 5 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Yenumalapalle Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 59 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (51%) are male and about 29 thousand (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puttaparthi mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 49 thousand) live in Puttaparthi Sub District rural part and 18% (about 10 thousand) population live in the Puttaparthi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Puttaparthi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 59,000 47,028 7,439 4,533 6,244
Male 29,954 23,841 3,786 2,327 3,266
Female 29,046 23,187 3,653 2,206 2,978

Most populated Villages and Cities in Puttaparthi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Puttaparthi 15088 Yenumalapalle 10482
Pedapalle 6584
Vengalammacheruvu 5660
Nidimamidi 3894
Kotlapalle 3595
Amagondapalem 3256
Beedupalle 2672
Brahmanapalle 2540
Jagarajupalle 2539
Kappala Banda 2216

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 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 966 in Muslims are 994.

Religion wise population 2011 - Puttaparthi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 59,000 55,246 3,421 159 7 9 18 13 127
Male 29,954 28,095 1,716 71 6 4 8 4 50
Female 29,046 27,151 1,705 88 1 5 10 9 77

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 50 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 14.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.2% and child population has decreased by -0.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Puttaparthi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.8% 14.8% 28.9% 35.2% -0.2%
Male 16.7% 13.4% 28.2% 37.4% -0.6%
Female 19% 16.3% 29.7% 33% 0.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 948. There are 912 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Puttaparthi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 25 11 -31 8
2011 970 973 965 948 912
2001 951 948 954 979 904

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Puttaparthi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Jagarajupalle 1056 Yenumalapalle 877
Puttaparthi 1047
Beedupalle 1024
Kappala Banda 984
Satarlapalle 975
Amagondapalem 957
Pedapalle 955
Kotlapalle 955
Nidimamidi 951
Brahmanapalle 949

Literacy

Total about 35 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puttaparthi is 66%. 75% of male and 56% 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 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Puttaparthi

Total Male Female
Change 9.0% 6.3% 11.9%
2011 65.6% 75.3% 55.7%
2001 56.6% 69% 43.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Puttaparthi

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Beedupalle 72 Yenumalapalle 74
Puttaparthi 70
Kappala Banda 66
Brahmanapalle 63
Kotlapalle 63
Pedapalle 61
Nidimamidi 58
Jagarajupalle 58
Vengalammacheruvu 58
Amagondapalem 55

Workers profile

Puttaparthi has 47% (about 28 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 39% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Puttaparthi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47% 35.3% 11.7% 53%
Male 55% 45.2% 9.8% 45%
Female 38.8% 25.1% 13.6% 61.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Puttaparthi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Amagondapalem 69.1 Yenumalapalle 12.6
Puttaparthi 45.5
Vengalammacheruvu 41.8
Nidimamidi 29.3
Kotlapalle 22.5
Pedapalle 17
Kappala Banda 16.9
Beedupalle 9.2
Jagarajupalle 8.6
Brahmanapalle 8