Venkatapuram Mandal, with population of about 32 thousand is Khammam district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Khammam district of the state Telangana in India. There are 45 villages in the sub district, among them Venkatapuram(Z) is the most populous village with population of 5494 and Chirtapalle (G) is the least populous village with population of 3. Wadagudem (Z) is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 8 km^{2} and Zella (G) is the smallest with 0 km^{2}.

## Demographics

The sub district is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (48%) are male and about 16 thousand (52%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 39% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Venkatapuram mandal is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 8798 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Venkatapuram mandal live in the Venkatapuram Sub District rural part.

#### Caste wise male female population 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total | General | Schedule Caste | Schedule Tribe | Child | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Total | 31,765 | 14,263 | 5,050 | 12,452 | 3,357 |

Male | 15,384 | 7,027 | 2,392 | 5,965 | 1,640 |

Female | 16,381 | 7,236 | 2,658 | 6,487 | 1,717 |

### Most populated Villages in Venkatapuram

Villages | |
---|---|

Name | Population |

Venkatapuram(Z) | 5494 |

Venkatapuram(G) | 2951 |

Uppedu Veerapuram (Z) | 2414 |

Palem (Z) | 1839 |

Morram Vanigudem [G] | 1812 |

Wadagudem (Z) | 1467 |

Bodapuram [G] | 1325 |

Edhira [G] | 1162 |

Koyabestagudem (G) | 1111 |

Alubaka [Z] | 1093 |

## Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1060 in Muslims are 1216.

#### Religion wise population 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total | Hindu | Muslim | Christian | Sikh | Buddhist | Jain | Others | Not Stated | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

Total | 31,765 | 31,070 | 390 | 288 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 2 | 14 |

Male | 15,384 | 15,080 | 176 | 124 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 4 |

Female | 16,381 | 15,990 | 214 | 164 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 2 | 10 |

## Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.9% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 6.8%. General caste population has increased by 6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.8% and child population has decreased by -20.5% in the sub district since last census.

#### Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total | General | Schedule Caste | Schedule Tribe | Child | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Total | 9.4% | 6.6% | 2.8% | 15.8% | -20.5% |

Male | 6.8% | 4.1% | 0% | 13.3% | -21.5% |

Female | 11.9% | 9.1% | 5.4% | 18.3% | -19.6% |

## Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1065 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1030, in schedule caste is 1111 and in schedule tribe is 1088. There are 1047 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

#### Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total | General | SC | ST | Child | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Change | 49 | 47 | 57 | 46 | 25 |

2011 | 1065 | 1030 | 1111 | 1088 | 1047 |

2001 | 1016 | 983 | 1054 | 1042 | 1022 |

### Villages with highest sex ratio in Venkatapuram

Villages | |
---|---|

Name | Sex Ratio |

Chirtapalle (Z) | 1523 |

Chalamala (G) | 1316 |

Ramavaram (G) | 1232 |

Nuguru(Z) | 1210 |

Ippagudem (Z) | 1185 |

Barlagudem (Z) | 1138 |

Kalipaka [G] | 1128 |

Venkatapuram(Z) | 1123 |

K.Kondapuram [Z] | 1108 |

Ippapuram [G] | 1098 |

## Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9254 are male and 7730 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Venkatapuram is 60%. 67% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

#### Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total | Male | Female | |
---|---|---|---|

Change | 9.8% | 6.9% | 12.8% |

2011 | 59.8% | 67.3% | 52.7% |

2001 | 50% | 60.4% | 39.9% |

### Villages with highest literacy rate in Venkatapuram

Villages | |
---|---|

Name | Literacy Rate % |

Venkatapuram(Z) | 73 |

Venkatapuram(G) | 70 |

Alubaka [Z] | 67 |

Nuguru(G) | 65 |

Ankannagudem(Z) | 64 |

Suraveedu [Z] | 63 |

Wadagudem (Z) | 63 |

Chirtapalle (Z) | 63 |

Pujarigudem [Z] | 62 |

Uppedu (Z) | 61 |

## Workers profile

Venkatapuram has 58% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 54% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

#### Percentage of working population - Venkatapuram

Worker (Among total population) | Main Worker (Among workers) | Marginal Worker (Among workers) | Non Worker (Among total population) | |
---|---|---|---|---|

Total | 58.3% | 52.7% | 5.7% | 41.7% |

Male | 62.7% | 58.2% | 4.4% | 37.3% |

Female | 54.3% | 47.4% | 6.9% | 45.7% |

### Biggest Villages in Venkatapuram

Villages | |
---|---|

Name | Area (Km^{2}) |

Wadagudem (Z) | 8.2 |

Uppedu Veerapuram (Z) | 4.6 |

Nuguru(Z) | 4.3 |

Venkatapuram(Z) | 4 |

Palem (Z) | 3.4 |

Morram Vanigudem [G] | 3 |

Koyabestagudem (G) | 2.6 |

Suraveedu [G] | 2.4 |

Uppedu (Z) | 2.4 |

Kalipaka [G] | 2.1 |