Dorigallu Village, with population of 5856 is Mudigubba sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Mudigubba sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dorigallu village is 81 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 73 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kadiri and distance from Dorigallu village to Kadiri is 39 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dorigallu village is 515511. The village comes under Dorigallu panchayat. Mudigubba is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 70 km away. 7.88 square kilometer (10%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5856 people, among them 2944 (50%) are male and 2912 (50%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dorigallu village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1499 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dorigallu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,856 3,978 354 1,524 701
Male 2,944 2,002 176 766 356
Female 2,912 1,976 178 758 345

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5960. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.8% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -14.5% and child population has increased by 2.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dorigallu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.7% 3.4% 7.9% -14.5% 2.5%
Male -4.1% 1.9% 11.4% -19.2% -0.3%
Female 0.8% 4.9% 4.7% -9.2% 5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 1011 and in schedule tribe is 990. There are 969 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dorigallu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 28 -65 109 53
2011 989 987 1011 990 969
2001 941 959 1076 881 916

Literacy

Total 2694 people in the village are literate, among them 1633 are male and 1061 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dorigallu is 52%. 63% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dorigallu

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 1.3% 9.5%
2011 52.3% 63.1% 41.3%
2001 47.2% 61.8% 31.8%

Workers profile

Dorigallu has 56% (3293) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 53% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dorigallu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56.2% 37.4% 18.8% 43.8%
Male 59.7% 44% 15.8% 40.3%
Female 52.7% 30.8% 21.9% 47.3%