Kakinada Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Kakinada (Rural) Part), with population of about 72 thousand is a part of the main city Kakinada city, located in Kakinada (Rural) sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 4 wards in the city, among them Turangi (og) Ward No 72 (rural Mdds Code:587507) is the most populous ward with population of about 25 thousand and Ganganapalle (og) Ward No 73 (rural Mdds Code:587506) is the least populous ward with population of 9254.

Nearest railway station is Kakinada which is within the city.

Demographics

The city is home to about 72 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (50%) are male and about 36 thousand (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kakinada municipal corporation and out growth (Kakinada (Rural) part) is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kakinada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71,644 65,317 6,098 229 7,610
Male 35,737 32,618 3,006 113 3,823
Female 35,907 32,699 3,092 116 3,787

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1003 in Christians are 1075 and in Muslims are 926.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kakinada

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 71,644 68,120 965 2,096 23 13 25 7 395
Male 35,737 34,015 501 1,010 13 7 12 5 174
Female 35,907 34,105 464 1,086 10 6 13 2 221

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -75.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is -76% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of -75.6%. General caste population has decreased by -75.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -76.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -78.1% and child population has decreased by -77.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kakinada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -75.8% -75.7% -76.6% -78.1% -77.7%
Male -75.6% -75.6% -75.9% -79.2% -77.7%
Female -76% -75.9% -77.2% -76.9% -77.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1005 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1029 and in schedule tribe is 1027. There are 991 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kakinada

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -16 -55 99 -2
2011 1005 1002 1029 1027 991
2001 1023 1018 1084 928 993

Literacy

Total about 49 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kakinada is 77%. 81% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kakinada

Total Male Female
Change 1.8% 0.4% 3.1%
2011 77% 80.5% 73.5%
2001 75.2% 80.1% 70.4%

Workers profile

Kakinada has 36% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kakinada

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 31.5% 4.2% 64.3%
Male 57.3% 52% 5.2% 42.7%
Female 14.2% 11% 3.2% 85.8%