Mandasa Mandal, with population of about 83 thousand is Srikakulam district's the 8th most populous sub district, located in Srikakulam district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 75 villages in the sub district, among them Mandasa is the most populous village with population of 9747 and Karapalle is the least populous village with population of 52. Budarasingi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 32 km2 and Puchapadu is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 83 thousand people, among them about 40 thousand (49%) are male and about 42 thousand (51%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mandasa mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandasa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 82,699 65,103 5,695 11,901 8,179
Male 40,252 31,925 2,542 5,785 4,247
Female 42,447 33,178 3,153 6,116 3,932

Most populated Villages in Mandasa

Villages
Name Population
Mandasa 9747
Siripuram 3574
Bahadapalle 3111
Haripuram 3071
Budarasingi 2811
Ambugam 2565
Gowduguranti 2468
Loharibanda 2397
Bidimi 2253
Bairisarangapuram 2102

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1056.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mandasa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 82,699 81,609 195 681 3 3 5 0 203
Male 40,252 39,685 90 366 2 2 5 0 102
Female 42,447 41,924 105 315 1 1 0 0 101

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.7% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 7.7%. General caste population has increased by 5.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18% and child population has decreased by -24.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mandasa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.2% 5.7% 20% 18% -24.4%
Male 7.7% 6.4% 20.2% 10% -22.2%
Female 8.7% 5.1% 19.7% 26.6% -26.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1055 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1039, in schedule caste is 1240 and in schedule tribe is 1057. There are 926 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mandasa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 -13 -6 138 -58
2011 1055 1039 1240 1057 926
2001 1045 1052 1246 919 984

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mandasa

Literacy

Total about 50 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 28 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mandasa is 67%. 77% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mandasa

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 4.8% 11.2%
2011 66.6% 77.1% 56.8%
2001 58.6% 72.3% 45.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mandasa

Workers profile

Mandasa has 51% (about 42 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 45% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandasa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51% 28.6% 22.5% 49%
Male 57.1% 38.1% 19% 42.9%
Female 45.3% 19.6% 25.7% 54.7%

Biggest Villages in Mandasa

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Budarasingi 32.4
Gowduguranti 9.5
Bidimi 9.2
Kusumala 8.1
Siripuram 7.6
Cheepi 7
Mandasa 6.7
Ratti 6.6
Singupuram 6.5
Ambugam 5.9