Obuladevaracheruvu Mandal, with population of about 48 thousand is Anantapur district's the 31st least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Kondakamarla is the most populous village with population of 9118 and Arkabhavipalle is the least populous village with population of 58. Kondakamarla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 36 km2 and Narasambhotlapalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 48 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (51%) are male and about 24 thousand (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Obuladevaracheruvu mandal is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Obuladevaracheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 48,308 40,154 5,766 2,388 5,209
Male 24,588 20,514 2,935 1,139 2,739
Female 23,720 19,640 2,831 1,249 2,470

Most populated Villages in Obuladevaracheruvu

Villages
Name Population
Kondakamarla 9118
Obuladevaracheruvu 6639
Inagalur 5715
Allapalle 5634
Daburuvaripalle 4932
Sunnampalle 4109
Tangedukunta 3670
Thippepalle 2680
Thummalakuntla Palle 2490
Venkatapuram 1375

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 961 in Muslims are 994.

Religion wise population 2011 - Obuladevaracheruvu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 48,308 43,406 4,702 82 1 1 3 12 101
Male 24,588 22,139 2,358 37 1 0 2 4 47
Female 23,720 21,267 2,344 45 0 1 1 8 54

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 44 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.6% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 8.8%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.3% and child population has increased by 3.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Obuladevaracheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% 7.8% 14.3% 22.3% 3.3%
Male 8.8% 8% 11.9% 15.4% 7.6%
Female 9.6% 7.6% 16.9% 29.3% -1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 1097. There are 902 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Obuladevaracheruvu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 -4 42 118 -79
2011 965 957 965 1097 902
2001 958 961 923 979 981

Villages with highest sex ratio in Obuladevaracheruvu

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and 9882 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Obuladevaracheruvu is 59%. 71% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Obuladevaracheruvu

Total Male Female
Change 7.8% 4.4% 11.4%
2011 58.8% 70.7% 46.5%
2001 51% 66.3% 35.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Obuladevaracheruvu

Workers profile

Obuladevaracheruvu has 54% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 47% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Obuladevaracheruvu

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.7% 44.4% 9.3% 46.3%
Male 59.7% 53.1% 6.5% 40.3%
Female 47.4% 35.4% 12.1% 52.6%

Biggest Villages in Obuladevaracheruvu