Bandarulanka Census Town, with population of about 11 thousand is Amalapuram sub district's only census town located in Amalapuram sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bandarulanka census town is 5 km2. Population density of the census town is 2308 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bandarulanka Ward No 01 and the population of Bandarulanka Ward No 01 is about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Rajahmundry which is 60 km far from here. Amalapuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 6 km. District head quarter of the census town is Kakinada which is 73 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 430 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1216.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17.8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5740 (50%) are male and 5730 (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bandarulanka census town is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3256 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bandarulanka

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,470 9,982 1,405 83 988
Male 5,740 4,978 722 40 523
Female 5,730 5,004 683 43 465

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 996 in Muslims are 1133.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bandarulanka

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,470 11,290 128 42 0 0 0 1 9
Male 5,740 5,655 60 21 0 0 0 1 3
Female 5,730 5,635 68 21 0 0 0 0 6

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -1.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is -2.7% which is -1.6% lower than male population growth rate of -1.1%. General caste population has decreased by -2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -18.6% and child population has decreased by -20.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bandarulanka

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.9% -2% 0.2% -18.6% -20.8%
Male -1.1% -1.8% 5.1% -16.7% -14%
Female -2.7% -2.2% -4.5% -20.4% -27.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1075. There are 889 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 164 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bandarulanka

Total General SC ST Child
Change -16 -4 -95 -50 -164
2011 998 1005 946 1075 889
2001 1014 1009 1041 1125 1053

Literacy

Total 8742 people in the census town are literate, among them 4636 are male and 4106 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bandarulanka is 83%. 89% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bandarulanka

Total Male Female
Change 1.5% 0.4% 2.8%
2011 83.4% 88.9% 78%
2001 81.9% 88.5% 75.2%

Workers profile

Bandarulanka has 51% (5805) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 39% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bandarulanka

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.6% 44.8% 5.8% 49.4%
Male 62.2% 58.6% 3.6% 37.8%
Female 39% 31% 7.9% 61%