Tadepalligudem Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 1 lakh is Tadepalligudem sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Tadepalligudem sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tadepalligudem municipality and out growth is 21 km2. Population density of the city is 5023 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Tadepalligudem Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of about 22 thousand and Kunchanapalle (og) Ward No 15 (rural Mdds Code:588329) is the least populous ward with population of 126.

Nearest railway station is Tadepalligudem which is within the city. Tadepalligudem is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Eluru which is 58 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 387 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1062 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 51 thousand (49%) are male and about 53 thousand (51%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tadepalligudem municipality and out growth is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 28 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tadepalligudem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 104,032 92,521 10,392 1,119 9,723
Male 51,438 45,732 5,137 569 5,007
Female 52,594 46,789 5,255 550 4,716

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1016 in Muslims are 1058 and in Christians are 1268.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tadepalligudem

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 104,032 97,715 3,821 2,304 26 5 28 3 130
Male 51,438 48,469 1,857 1,016 19 4 17 2 54
Female 52,594 49,246 1,964 1,288 7 1 11 1 76

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 1.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 1.7% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 1%. General caste population has decreased by -0.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.4% and child population has decreased by -16.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tadepalligudem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.4% -0.7% 23% 8.4% -16.7%
Male 1% -1% 22.1% 9.2% -15.5%
Female 1.7% -0.3% 23.9% 7.6% -17.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1022 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 1023 and in schedule tribe is 967. There are 942 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tadepalligudem

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 7 15 -14 -27
2011 1022 1023 1023 967 942
2001 1015 1016 1008 981 969

Literacy

Total about 78 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 38 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tadepalligudem is 83%. 86% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tadepalligudem

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 5.3% 8.1%
2011 82.7% 86.1% 79.4%
2001 76% 80.8% 71.3%

Workers profile

Tadepalligudem has 35% (about 37 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tadepalligudem

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.2% 32.4% 2.8% 64.8%
Male 56.9% 53.7% 3.1% 43.1%
Female 14.1% 11.6% 2.5% 85.9%