Diguvapadu Village, with population of 1673 is Kurnool sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Kurnool sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Diguvapadu village is 8 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 205 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kurnool and distance from Diguvapadu village to Kurnool is 16 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Diguvapadu village is 518452. The village comes under Diguvapadu panchayat. Kurnool is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 16 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1673 people, among them 836 (50%) are male and 837 (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diguvapadu village is 9%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 404 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diguvapadu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,673 1,407 266 0 156
Male 836 707 129 0 74
Female 837 700 137 0 82

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1499. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.3% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.9%. General caste population has increased by 15.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.3% and child population has decreased by -23.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diguvapadu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.6% 15.5% -5.3% 0% -23.2%
Male 10.9% 15.1% -7.9% 0% -19.6%
Female 12.3% 15.9% -2.8% 0% -26.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 990, in schedule caste is 1062. There are 1108 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 99 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diguvapadu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 6 55 0 -99
2011 1001 990 1062 0 1108
2001 988 984 1007 0 1207

Literacy

Total 1101 people in the village are literate, among them 618 are male and 483 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diguvapadu is 73%. 81% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diguvapadu

Total Male Female
Change 11.3% 5.0% 18.3%
2011 72.6% 81.1% 64%
2001 61.3% 76.1% 45.7%

Workers profile

Diguvapadu has 51% (858) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 42% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diguvapadu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.3% 50.3% 1% 48.7%
Male 60.6% 60% 0.6% 39.4%
Female 41.9% 40.6% 1.3% 58.1%