Mulakaledu Village, with population of about 14 thousand is Settur sub district's the most populous village, located in Settur sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mulakaledu village is 93 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 145 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rayadurg and distance from Mulakaledu village to Rayadurg is 55 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mulakaledu village is 515761. The village comes under Mulakaledu,anumpalle,kanukur,perugupalem& Thippanapalle panchayat. Settur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 92 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 6881 (51%) are male and 6637 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mulakaledu village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2917 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mulakaledu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,518 11,649 1,867 2 1,553
Male 6,881 5,953 928 0 770
Female 6,637 5,696 939 2 783

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.5% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 16.8%. General caste population has increased by 19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -87.5% and child population has decreased by -14.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mulakaledu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.1% 19.6% 4.4% -87.5% -14.6%
Male 16.8% 19.3% 3.5% -100% -16.4%
Female 17.5% 19.9% 5.4% -75% -12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 1012. There are 1017 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mulakaledu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 5 19 -1000 42
2011 965 957 1012 0 1017
2001 958 952 993 1000 975

Literacy

Total 6799 people in the village are literate, among them 3983 are male and 2816 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mulakaledu is 57%. 65% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mulakaledu

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 4.0% 11.7%
2011 56.8% 65.2% 48.1%
2001 49.1% 61.2% 36.4%

Workers profile

Mulakaledu has 57% (7712) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 54% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mulakaledu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57% 47.5% 9.6% 43%
Male 60.4% 53% 7.4% 39.6%
Female 53.6% 41.8% 11.8% 46.4%