Jalakanur Village, with population of 1889 is Midthur sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Midthur sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jalakanur village is 18 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 104 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kurnool and distance from Jalakanur village to Kurnool is 48 km. Pin code of Jalakanur village is 518405. The village comes under Jalakanur panchayat. Midthur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 48 km away. 0.17 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1889 people, among them 963 (51%) are male and 926 (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jalakanur village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 426 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jalakanur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,889 1,404 481 4 237
Male 963 713 247 3 124
Female 926 691 234 1 113

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1726. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.7% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.4%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.6% and child population has increased by 32.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jalakanur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.4% 7.2% 15.6% 0% 32.4%
Male 7.4% 5.9% 10.3% 0% 36.3%
Female 11.7% 8.5% 21.9% 0% 28.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 969, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 911 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jalakanur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 22 90 333 -56
2011 962 969 947 333 911
2001 924 947 857 0 967

Literacy

Total 1247 people in the village are literate, among them 703 are male and 544 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jalakanur is 75%. 84% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jalakanur

Total Male Female
Change 17.8% 12.0% 24.5%
2011 75.5% 83.8% 66.9%
2001 57.7% 71.8% 42.4%

Workers profile

Jalakanur has 54% (1029) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 49% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jalakanur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 53.8% 0.7% 45.5%
Male 60% 59.7% 0.3% 40%
Female 48.7% 47.6% 1.1% 51.3%