Mandapeta Municipality, with population of about 54 thousand is Mandapeta sub district's only municipality located in Mandapeta sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mandapeta municipality is 22 km2. Population density of the city is 2477 persons per km2. There are 35 wards in the city, among them Mandapeta Ward No 34 is the most populous ward with population of about 12 thousand and Mandapeta Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 162.

Nearest railway station is Dwarapudi which is 10 km far from here. Mandapeta is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kakinada which is 42 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 505 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1007 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 54 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (49%) are male and about 27 thousand (51%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mandapeta municipality is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandapeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53,633 46,982 6,107 544 5,086
Male 26,391 23,199 2,972 220 2,631
Female 27,242 23,783 3,135 324 2,455

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -81.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is -81.8% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of -82%. General caste population has decreased by -82.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -76.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -47.9% and child population has decreased by -85.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mandapeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -81.9% -82.6% -76.5% -47.9% -85.1%
Male -82% -82.6% -76.2% -59.4% -84.7%
Female -81.8% -82.5% -76.8% -35.6% -85.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1032 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1025, in schedule caste is 1055 and in schedule tribe is 1473. There are 933 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mandapeta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 7 -29 545 -60
2011 1032 1025 1055 1473 933
2001 1023 1018 1084 928 993

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 Mandapeta is 77%. 80% 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 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mandapeta

Total Male Female
Change 1.6% 0.1% 3.2%
2011 76.8% 80.2% 73.6%
2001 75.2% 80.1% 70.4%

Workers profile

Mandapeta has 36% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 13% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandapeta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.1% 33.2% 2.9% 63.9%
Male 60% 56.8% 3.2% 40%
Female 12.9% 10.4% 2.5% 87.1%