Balapanur Village, with population of 4142 is Panyam sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Panyam sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Balapanur village is 12 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 352 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nandyal and distance from Balapanur village to Nandyal is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Balapanur village is 518217. The village comes under Balapanur panchayat. Panyam 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 66 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4142 people, among them 1427 (34%) are male and 2715 (66%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balapanur village is 9%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 717 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Balapanur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,142 2,857 424 861 368
Male 1,427 1,226 197 4 174
Female 2,715 1,631 227 857 194

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 58.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2613. Female population growth rate of the village is 107.7% which is 98.4% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 28.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12200% and child population has increased by 11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Balapanur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 58.5% 28.5% 10.7% 12200% 11.9%
Male 9.3% 9.5% 7.7% 33.3% 1.2%
Female 107.7% 47.9% 13.5% 21325% 23.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1903 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1330, in schedule caste is 1152 and in schedule tribe is 32767. There are 1115 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 902 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 202 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Balapanur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 902 345 59 31434 202
2011 1903 1330 1152 32767 1115
2001 1001 985 1093 1333 913

Literacy

Total 2821 people in the village are literate, among them 938 are male and 1883 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balapanur is 75%. 75% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 33%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Balapanur

Total Male Female
Change 18.0% 3.0% 33.0%
2011 74.7% 74.9% 74.7%
2001 56.7% 71.9% 41.7%

Workers profile

Balapanur has 34% (1403) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 20% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Balapanur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.9% 30.5% 3.4% 66.1%
Male 60.6% 56.3% 4.3% 39.4%
Female 19.8% 17% 2.8% 80.2%