Tuni Municipality, with population of about 53 thousand is Tuni sub district's only municipality located in Tuni sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tuni municipality is 7 km2. Population density of the city is 7610 persons per km2. There are 9 wards in the city, among them Tuni Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of about 18 thousand and Tuni Ward No 04 is the least populous ward with population of 1361.

Nearest railway station is Tuni which is within the city. Tuni is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kakinada which is 66 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 572 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1024.35 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38.3°C and minimum temperature goes down to 27°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 53 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (49%) are male and about 28 thousand (51%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tuni municipality is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tuni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53,425 43,483 9,590 352 5,562
Male 25,922 21,216 4,530 176 2,831
Female 27,503 22,267 5,060 176 2,731

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1061 in Muslims are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tuni

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 53,425 51,274 1,527 560 2 1 35 1 25
Male 25,922 24,874 767 247 0 1 19 1 13
Female 27,503 26,400 760 313 2 0 16 0 12

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 50 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 7.7% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 4.4%. General caste population has increased by 5.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.3% and child population has decreased by -9.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tuni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.1% 5.3% 9.2% 25.3% -9.1%
Male 4.4% 3.9% 5.8% 24.8% -6.7%
Female 7.7% 6.6% 12.4% 25.7% -11.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1061 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1050, in schedule caste is 1117 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 965 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tuni

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 27 65 7 -52
2011 1061 1050 1117 1000 965
2001 1028 1023 1052 993 1017

Literacy

Total about 37 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tuni is 77%. 83% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tuni

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 3.4% 6.1%
2011 77.4% 82.8% 72.4%
2001 72.8% 79.4% 66.3%

Workers profile

Tuni has 34% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tuni

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.6% 31.2% 2.4% 66.4%
Male 56.2% 52.7% 3.5% 43.8%
Female 12.3% 10.9% 1.4% 87.7%