Vijayawada Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Vijayawada (Rural) Part), with population of about 98 thousand is a part of the main city Vijayawada city, located in Vijayawada (Rural) sub district of Krishna district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 10 wards in the city, among them Gollapudi (og) Ward No 79 (rural Mdds Code:589217) is the most populous ward with population of about 37 thousand and Jakkampudi (og) Ward No 80 (rural Mdds Code:589218) is the least populous ward with population of 1309.

Nearest railway station is Vijayawada which is within the city.

Demographics

The city is home to about 98 thousand people, among them about 52 thousand (53%) are male and about 46 thousand (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vijayawada municipal corporation and out growth (Vijayawada (Rural) part) is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vijayawada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 98,499 78,476 17,313 2,710 9,392
Male 52,159 41,849 8,890 1,420 4,961
Female 46,340 36,627 8,423 1,290 4,431

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 891 in Muslims are 956 and in Christians are 893

Religion wise population 2011 - Vijayawada

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 98,499 86,038 7,113 2,859 29 26 63 32 2,339
Male 52,159 45,502 3,636 1,510 17 13 34 22 1,425
Female 46,340 40,536 3,477 1,349 12 13 29 10 914

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -88.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 8.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is -89% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of -87.9%. General caste population has decreased by -89.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -75%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -68.6% and child population has decreased by -90.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -88.4% -89.9% -75% -68.6% -90.5%
Male -87.9% -89.3% -74.2% -67.2% -90.1%
Female -89% -90.4% -75.9% -70.1% -90.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 888 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 908. There are 893 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada

Total General SC ST Child
Change -86 -95 -66 -86 -73
2011 888 875 947 908 893
2001 974 970 1013 994 966

Literacy

Total about 72 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 32 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vijayawada is 80%. 84% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vijayawada

Total Male Female
Change 1.8% 0.9% 2.4%
2011 80.4% 84.3% 76.1%
2001 78.6% 83.4% 73.7%

Workers profile

Vijayawada has 37% (about 36 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 23% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vijayawada

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 32% 4.7% 63.3%
Male 48.7% 44.1% 4.6% 51.3%
Female 23.2% 18.3% 4.8% 76.8%