Laxmapuram Village, with population of 8984 is Pagidyala sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Pagidyala sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Laxmapuram village is 20 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 440 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kurnool and distance from Laxmapuram village to Kurnool is 41 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Laxmapuram village is 518412. The village comes under Laxmapuram panchayat. Pagidyala is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 41 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8984 people, among them 4222 (47%) are male and 4762 (53%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Laxmapuram village is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2098 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Laxmapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,984 6,746 2,174 64 958
Male 4,222 3,338 864 20 505
Female 4,762 3,408 1,310 44 453

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8073. Female population growth rate of the village is 18% which is 13.4% higher than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.1% and child population has decreased by -13.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Laxmapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.3% 6.1% 30.1% 39.1% -13.5%
Male 4.6% 4.6% 5.4% -25.9% -7.7%
Female 18% 7.7% 53.9% 131.6% -19.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1128 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1021, in schedule caste is 1516 and in schedule tribe is 2200. There are 897 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 129 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 129 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Laxmapuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 129 29 478 1496 -129
2011 1128 1021 1516 2200 897
2001 999 992 1038 704 1026

Literacy

Total 5017 people in the village are literate, among them 2736 are male and 2281 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Laxmapuram is 63%. 74% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Laxmapuram

Total Male Female
Change 10.9% 8.2% 15.1%
2011 62.5% 73.6% 52.9%
2001 51.6% 65.4% 37.8%

Workers profile

Laxmapuram has 55% (4978) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 49% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Laxmapuram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.4% 52.4% 3% 44.6%
Male 62.5% 59.9% 2.6% 37.5%
Female 49.1% 45.7% 3.5% 50.9%