Seethanagaram Mandal, with population of about 72 thousand is East Godavari district's the 30th least populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 17 villages in the sub district, among them Raghudevapuram is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Jalimudi is the least populous village with population of 759. Kunavaram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 26 km2 and Jalimudi is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 72 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (50%) are male and about 36 thousand (50%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Seethanagaram mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 3 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Seethanagaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71,665 55,179 14,907 1,579 7,206
Male 35,728 27,620 7,311 797 3,706
Female 35,937 27,559 7,596 782 3,500

Most populated Villages in Seethanagaram

Villages
Name Population
Raghudevapuram 11604
Seethanagaram 7816
Muggaulla 7694
Chinakondepudi 7319
Bobbillanka 5402
Munikudali 4147
Purushothapatnam 3961
Vangalapudi 3679
Singavaram 3522
Katavaram 3279

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1005 in Muslims are 987 and in Christians are 1122.

Religion wise population 2011 - Seethanagaram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 71,665 69,108 1,504 885 1 0 3 2 162
Male 35,728 34,464 757 417 1 0 2 2 85
Female 35,937 34,644 747 468 0 0 1 0 77

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 70 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 2.2% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.2%. General caste population has increased by 2.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.3% and child population has decreased by -14.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Seethanagaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.7% 2.3% -1.3% 10.3% -14.8%
Male 1.2% 2.3% -3.4% 8.9% -13.2%
Female 2.2% 2.4% 0.8% 11.7% -16.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 1039 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 944 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 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Seethanagaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 1 43 25 -36
2011 1006 998 1039 981 944
2001 996 997 996 956 980

Villages with highest sex ratio in Seethanagaram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Mirthipadu 1057
Vangalapudi 1056
Nagampalle 1046
Raghudevapuram 1021
Jalimudi 1019
Purushothapatnam 1016
Katavaram 1010
Hundeswarapuram 1009
Chinakondepudi 1004
Bobbillanka 994

Literacy

Total about 43 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 Seethanagaram is 67%. 68% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Seethanagaram

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 5.8% 7.9%
2011 66.6% 68% 65.3%
2001 59.8% 62.2% 57.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Seethanagaram

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Mulakallanka 78
Jalimudi 72
Kunavaram 71
Vangalapudi 71
Chinakondepudi 71
Seethanagaram 69
Muggaulla 69
Munikudali 68
Mirthipadu 67
Katavaram 66

Workers profile

Seethanagaram has 42% (about 30 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 20% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Seethanagaram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 38.3% 3.3% 58.4%
Male 63.1% 59.3% 3.8% 36.9%
Female 20.3% 17.5% 2.9% 79.7%

Biggest Villages in Seethanagaram