Kambadur Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Kambadur sub district's the most populous village, located in Kambadur sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kambadur village is 72 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 213 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dharmavaram and distance from Kambadur village to Dharmavaram is 62 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kambadur village is 515765. The village comes under Kambadur panchayat. Kambadur is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7839 (51%) are male and 7602 (49%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kambadur village is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3407 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kambadur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,441 10,295 4,227 919 1,723
Male 7,839 5,251 2,118 470 911
Female 7,602 5,044 2,109 449 812

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.4% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 14.1%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kambadur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.2% 11.8% 20.5% 14% -11.5%
Male 14.1% 10.8% 22.6% 16% -8.4%
Female 14.4% 13% 18.4% 12% -14.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 996 and in schedule tribe is 955. There are 891 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kambadur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 19 -36 -35 -66
2011 970 961 996 955 891
2001 967 942 1032 990 957

Literacy

Total 9072 people in the village are literate, among them 5094 are male and 3978 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kambadur is 66%. 74% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kambadur

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% 2.8% 8.5%
2011 66.1% 73.5% 58.6%
2001 60.6% 70.7% 50.1%

Workers profile

Kambadur has 47% (7315) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 39% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kambadur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.4% 31.5% 15.9% 52.6%
Male 55.9% 42.4% 13.5% 44.1%
Female 38.6% 20.2% 18.4% 61.4%