Gotlur Village, with population of 773 is Chagalamarri sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Chagalamarri sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gotlur village is 10 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 75 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Proddatur and distance from Gotlur village to Proddatur is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gotlur village is 518553. The village comes under Gotlur panchayat. Chagalamarri is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 140 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 773 people, among them 376 (49%) are male and 397 (51%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gotlur village is 12%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 190 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gotlur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 773 526 243 4 91
Male 376 260 114 2 43
Female 397 266 129 2 48

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 811. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.3% which is 9.7% higher than male population growth rate of -9.4%. General caste population has decreased by -8.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -60% and child population has decreased by -9.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gotlur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4.7% -8.8% 8.5% -60% -9.9%
Male -9.4% -11.3% -0.9% -71.4% -17.3%
Female 0.3% -6.3% 18.3% -33.3% -2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1056 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 1132 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1116 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 102 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 174 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gotlur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 102 54 184 571 174
2011 1056 1023 1132 1000 1116
2001 954 969 948 429 942

Literacy

Total 501 people in the village are literate, among them 282 are male and 219 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gotlur is 73%. 85% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gotlur

Total Male Female
Change 13.5% 5.1% 23.3%
2011 73.5% 84.7% 62.8%
2001 60% 79.6% 39.5%

Workers profile

Gotlur has 63% (486) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 59% female population are working population. 66% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gotlur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 62.9% 62.5% 0.4% 37.1%
Male 66.5% 66% 0.5% 33.5%
Female 59.4% 59.2% 0.3% 40.6%