Chittoor Mandal, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Chittoor district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 31 villages in the sub district, among them Thumminda is the most populous village with population of 4187 and Krishnapuram is the least populous village with population of 121. Thumminda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Venkatapuram is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 4 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Chittoor Municipality and Out Growth; Chittoor Municipality; Mangasamudram and Murakambattu Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chittoor mandal is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 54 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 1.8 lakh) live in Chittoor Sub District urban part and 17% (about 37 thousand) population live in the Chittoor Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chittoor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 212,816 170,647 39,551 2,618 20,533
Male 106,211 85,235 19,654 1,322 10,781
Female 106,605 85,412 19,897 1,296 9,752

Most populated Villages and Cities in Chittoor

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Thumminda 4187 Chittoor 160722
Diguvamasapalle 3855 Chittoor 153756
Thenebanda 3044 Mangasamudram 8113
Mapakshi 3031 Murakambattu 6812
Thalambedu 2772
Peddisettipalle 2327
Anupalle 2137
Muthukuru 1567
Lakshmambapuram 1303
Pachanapalle 1241

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1003 in Muslims are 999 and in Christians are 1071.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chittoor

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 212,816 185,341 23,668 3,417 39 12 90 28 221
Male 106,211 92,540 11,837 1,650 20 7 46 14 97
Female 106,605 92,801 11,831 1,767 19 5 44 14 124

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.8% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of 1.4%. General caste population has increased by 1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.7% and child population has decreased by -15.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chittoor

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.6% 1% 9.2% 13.7% -15.6%
Male 1.4% -0.2% 8.3% 12.2% -13.8%
Female 3.8% 2.3% 10.1% 15.3% -17.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1004 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 980. There are 905 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chittoor

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 24 16 26 -41
2011 1004 1002 1012 980 905
2001 981 978 996 954 946

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Chittoor

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bakara Narasinga Rayani Peta 1152 Murakambattu 1010
Settiappam Thangal 1150 Chittoor 1008
Varadarajulapalle 1131 Chittoor 1007
Muthukuru 1120 Mangasamudram 998
Gollapalle 1119
Narigapalle 1060
Chinthalagunta 1027
Diguvamasapalle 1026
Mapakshi 1019
Anupalle 1018

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 85 thousand are male and about 75 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chittoor is 83%. 89% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chittoor

Total Male Female
Change 2.8% 1.1% 4.8%
2011 83% 88.8% 77.3%
2001 80.2% 87.7% 72.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Chittoor

Workers profile

Chittoor has 37% (about 78 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 18% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chittoor

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.6% 32.3% 4.3% 63.4%
Male 55.4% 50.4% 4.9% 44.6%
Female 18% 14.2% 3.7% 82%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Chittoor

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Thumminda 18.6 Chittoor 35.8
Ananthapuram 14.4 Chittoor 35.8
Mapakshi 12.7 Murakambattu 6.6
Thenebanda 12 Mangasamudram 3.7
Peddisettipalle 11.1
Bandapalle 10.6
Narigapalle 10.3
Diguvamasapalle 9.4
Bakara Narasinga Rayani Peta 9
Muthukuru 8.3