Banavasi Village, with population of 4695 is Yemmiganur sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Yemmiganur sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Banavasi village is 19 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 251 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Yemmiganur and distance from Banavasi village to Yemmiganur is 13 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Banavasi village is 518323. The village comes under Banavasi panchayat. Yemmiganur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 83 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4695 people, among them 2150 (46%) are male and 2545 (54%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Banavasi village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 762 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Banavasi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,695 3,555 1,070 70 467
Male 2,150 1,617 505 28 244
Female 2,545 1,938 565 42 223

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4377. Female population growth rate of the village is 9% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 5.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 48.9% and child population has decreased by -25.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Banavasi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.3% 5.6% 11.2% 48.9% -25.5%
Male 5.3% 3.8% 9.5% 21.7% -21.3%
Female 9% 7.1% 12.8% 75% -29.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1184 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1199, in schedule caste is 1119 and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 914 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 109 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Banavasi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 37 32 457 -109
2011 1184 1199 1119 1500 914
2001 1143 1162 1087 1043 1023

Literacy

Total 2826 people in the village are literate, among them 1387 are male and 1439 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Banavasi is 67%. 73% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Banavasi

Total Male Female
Change 1.6% -3.1% 6.0%
2011 66.8% 72.8% 62%
2001 65.2% 75.9% 56%

Workers profile

Banavasi has 42% (1953) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 36% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Banavasi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 36.8% 4.8% 58.4%
Male 48% 46.8% 1.2% 52%
Female 36.2% 28.4% 7.8% 63.8%