Akkarampalle Census Town, with population of about 44 thousand is Tirupati (Urban) sub district's the most populous census town located in Tirupati (Urban) sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Akkarampalle census town is 5 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 8791 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Akkarampalle Ward No 01 and the population of Akkarampalle Ward No 01 is about 44 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Tirupati which is 5 km far from here. Tirupati is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 3 km. District head quarter of the census town is Chittoor which is 72 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 566 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 794.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (50%) are male and about 22 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Akkarampalle census town is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Akkarampalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 44,219 38,054 4,911 1,254 5,397
Male 22,275 19,219 2,422 634 2,777
Female 21,944 18,835 2,489 620 2,620

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 985 in Muslims are 950.

Religion wise population 2011 - Akkarampalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 44,219 41,608 2,100 368 18 1 18 3 103
Male 22,275 20,959 1,077 167 10 1 10 2 49
Female 21,944 20,649 1,023 201 8 0 8 1 54

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 117.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 119% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 115.8%. General caste population has increased by 122.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 114.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.3% and child population has increased by 89.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Akkarampalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 117.4% 122.3% 114.2% 35.3% 89.3%
Male 115.8% 120.9% 113.6% 30.5% 92.2%
Female 119% 123.7% 114.8% 40.6% 86.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 985 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 980, in schedule caste is 1028 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 943 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 increased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Akkarampalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 12 6 71 -30
2011 985 980 1028 978 943
2001 971 968 1022 907 973

Literacy

Total about 30 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Akkarampalle is 76%. 83% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Akkarampalle

Total Male Female
Change 6.0% 3.8% 8.5%
2011 76.5% 83.4% 69.5%
2001 70.5% 79.6% 61%

Workers profile

Akkarampalle has 38% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 18% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Akkarampalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.8% 34.3% 3.5% 62.2%
Male 57.3% 53.9% 3.4% 42.7%
Female 17.9% 14.3% 3.6% 82.1%