Yeleswaram Mandal, with population of about 78 thousand is East Godavari district's the 22nd most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 12 villages in the sub district, among them Yeleswaram is the most populous village with population of about 33 thousand and Ramanayyapeta is the least populous village with population of 1592. Lingamparthi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Bhadravaram is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 78 thousand people, among them about 38 thousand (49%) are male and about 39 thousand (51%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Yeleswaram mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 20 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 77,965 56,699 17,064 4,202 8,763
Male 38,471 28,251 8,213 2,007 4,463
Female 39,494 28,448 8,851 2,195 4,300

Most populated Villages in Yeleswaram

Villages
Name Population
Yeleswaram 32957
Lingamparthi 10201
Peddanapalle 5454
Yerravaram 5390
Tirumali 4179
Siripuram 3997
Marriveedu 3770
J. Annavaram 3255
Peravaram 2957
Bhadravaram 2464

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1023 in Christians are 1131.

Religion wise population 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 77,965 74,912 935 1,986 1 0 0 7 124
Male 38,471 37,025 449 932 1 0 0 5 59
Female 39,494 37,887 486 1,054 0 0 0 2 65

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 2.7% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has decreased by -0.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.9% and child population has decreased by -16.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.2% -0.8% 6.9% 33.9% -16.1%
Male 1.7% -0.9% 5.9% 30.1% -16.1%
Female 2.7% -0.8% 7.8% 37.7% -16.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1027 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1007, in schedule caste is 1078 and in schedule tribe is 1094. There are 963 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 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 2 19 61 -1
2011 1027 1007 1078 1094 963
2001 1017 1005 1059 1033 964

Villages with highest sex ratio in Yeleswaram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Yeleswaram 1054
J. Annavaram 1032
Peddanapalle 1026
Lingamparthi 1024
Marriveedu 1015
East Lakshmipuram 1006
Peravaram 1003
Ramanayyapeta 997
Siripuram 997
Yerravaram 993

Literacy

Total about 44 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Yeleswaram is 63%. 66% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 7.8% 8.9%
2011 62.9% 66.1% 59.8%
2001 54.6% 58.3% 50.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Yeleswaram

Workers profile

Yeleswaram has 38% (about 30 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 17% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Yeleswaram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.9% 32.7% 5.2% 62.1%
Male 59.2% 53.7% 5.5% 40.8%
Female 17.1% 12.2% 4.9% 82.9%

Biggest Villages in Yeleswaram

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Lingamparthi 16
J. Annavaram 15.6
Yeleswaram 15
Ramanayyapeta 12.6
Marriveedu 12.3
Yerravaram 10.4
Siripuram 7.9
Tirumali 6.2
Peddanapalle 5.7
East Lakshmipuram 3.6