Kanaganapalle Village, with population of 6965 is Kanaganapalle sub district's the most populous village, located in Kanaganapalle sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kanaganapalle village is 72 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 97 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dharmavaram and distance from Kanaganapalle village to Dharmavaram is 21 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kanaganapalle village is 515641. The village comes under Kanaganapalle&konapuram panchayat. Kanaganapalle is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 30 km away. 0.5 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6965 people, among them 3647 (52%) are male and 3318 (48%) 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 Kanaganapalle village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1702 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,965 5,962 976 27 712
Male 3,647 3,119 514 14 371
Female 3,318 2,843 462 13 341

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6314. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.3% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 11.3%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.3% 12.4% -0.7% 0% -18.2%
Male 11.3% 13% 2.6% -12.5% -14.9%
Female 9.3% 11.8% -4.1% 18.2% -21.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 899 and in schedule tribe is 929. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change -16 -9 -63 241 -76
2011 910 912 899 929 919
2001 926 921 962 688 995

Literacy

Total 3755 people in the village are literate, among them 2288 are male and 1467 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanaganapalle is 60%. 70% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanaganapalle

Total Male Female
Change 8.9% 6.3% 11.5%
2011 60.1% 69.8% 49.3%
2001 51.2% 63.5% 37.8%

Workers profile

Kanaganapalle has 53% (3669) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 50% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanaganapalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.7% 42.3% 10.4% 47.3%
Male 54.7% 47.7% 7% 45.3%
Female 50.5% 36.5% 14% 49.5%