Nallacheruvu Mandal, with population of about 31 thousand is Anantapur district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Nallacheruvu is the most populous village with population of 8023 and Maddimadugu is the least populous village with population of 661. Jogannapeta is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and S.Mulakalapalle is the smallest with 5 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (50%) are male and about 15 thousand (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nallacheruvu mandal is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 7996 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nallacheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,036 26,369 3,140 1,527 3,159
Male 15,550 13,202 1,582 766 1,580
Female 15,486 13,167 1,558 761 1,579

Most populated Villages in Nallacheruvu

Villages
Name Population
Nallacheruvu 8023
Jogannapeta 4432
Talamarlavandla Palle 3755
Oravoy 3462
Ubicherla 2506
Kadiripulakunta 2347
Allugundu 1930
Tavalamarri 1439
S.Mulakalapalle 1275
Panthulacheruvu 1206

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1001 in Muslims are 969.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nallacheruvu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 31,036 26,597 3,906 36 4 4 0 4 485
Male 15,550 13,295 1,984 19 2 3 0 2 245
Female 15,486 13,302 1,922 17 2 1 0 2 240

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4.4% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.3%. General caste population has increased by 2.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -2.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14.2% and child population has decreased by -11.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nallacheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.8% 2.9% -2.9% 14.2% -11.4%
Male 1.3% 1.4% -3.9% 11.2% -12.1%
Female 4.4% 4.5% -1.8% 17.4% -10.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 996 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 993. There are 999 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nallacheruvu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 30 21 53 15
2011 996 997 985 993 999
2001 966 967 964 940 984

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nallacheruvu

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Maddimadugu 1072
Tavalamarri 1053
Panthulacheruvu 1027
Oravoy 1022
Allugundu 1021
Kadiripulakunta 1015
Jogannapeta 997
Talamarlavandla Palle 993
Ubicherla 983
Nallacheruvu 965

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9953 are male and 6430 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nallacheruvu is 59%. 71% of male and 46% 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 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nallacheruvu

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 0.3% 8.6%
2011 58.8% 71.2% 46.2%
2001 54.5% 70.9% 37.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nallacheruvu

Workers profile

Nallacheruvu has 54% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 48% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nallacheruvu

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.3% 34.9% 19.4% 45.7%
Male 60.9% 45.9% 15% 39.1%
Female 47.8% 23.9% 23.9% 52.2%

Biggest Villages in Nallacheruvu

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Jogannapeta 23.8
Talamarlavandla Palle 23.6
Oravoy 22.4
Nallacheruvu 19.5
Ubicherla 13.5
Allugundu 12.7
Tavalamarri 10.9
Kadiripulakunta 8.9
Panthulacheruvu 7.8
Maddimadugu 7