Madakasira Village, with population of about 21 thousand is Madakasira sub district's the most populous village, located in Madakasira sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Madakasira village is 30 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 711 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Hindupur and distance from Madakasira village to Hindupur is 33 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Madakasira village is 515301. The village comes under Madakasira panchayat. Madakasira is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 120 km away. 7.23 square kilometer (24%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 21 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (50%) are male and about 11 thousand (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Madakasira village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 5005 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Madakasira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,464 17,014 4,157 293 2,305
Male 10,834 8,578 2,104 152 1,163
Female 10,630 8,436 2,053 141 1,142

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.8% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 9.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 102.1% and child population has decreased by -5.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.5% 9.7% 10.2% 102.1% -5.8%
Male 9.2% 8.7% 7.3% 130.3% -9.4%
Female 11.8% 10.7% 13.3% 78.5% -1.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 928. There are 982 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 75 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 18 52 -269 75
2011 981 983 976 928 982
2001 959 965 924 1197 907

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7647 are male and 6028 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Madakasira is 71%. 79% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Madakasira

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 4.3% 9.3%
2011 71.4% 79.1% 63.5%
2001 64.7% 74.8% 54.2%

Workers profile

Madakasira has 44% (9514) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 29% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Madakasira

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.3% 33.7% 10.6% 55.7%
Male 59% 48.3% 10.7% 41%
Female 29.4% 18.9% 10.5% 70.6%