Rajahmundry Rural Mandal, with population of about 1.7 lakh is East Godavari district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 3 villages in the sub district, among them Kolamuru is the most populous village with population of about 20 thousand and Torredu is the least populous village with population of 5853. Kolamuru is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Rajavolu is the smallest with 5 km2.

There are 5 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Dowleswaram, Katheru, Hukumpeta and Morampudi Census Towns and Rajahmundry Municipal Corporation and Out Growth.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 83 thousand (49%) are male and about 84 thousand (51%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajahmundry Rural mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 81% (about 1.4 lakh) live in Rajahmundry Rural Sub District urban part and 19% (about 32 thousand) population live in the Rajahmundry Rural Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajahmundry Rural

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 166,973 136,813 28,591 1,569 17,423
Male 82,544 67,648 14,185 711 8,809
Female 84,429 69,165 14,406 858 8,614

Most populated Villages and Cities in Rajahmundry Rural

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kolamuru 19936 Dowleswaram 44637
Rajavolu 6142 Rajahmundry 34502
Torredu 5853 Katheru 23572
Hukumpeta 16985
Morampudi 15346

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1018 in Muslims are 1036 and in Christians are 1198.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajahmundry Rural

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 166,973 155,907 6,176 4,482 167 5 37 10 189
Male 82,544 77,264 3,033 2,039 92 3 18 5 90
Female 84,429 78,643 3,143 2,443 75 2 19 5 99

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1023 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 1016 and in schedule tribe is 1207. There are 978 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rajahmundry Rural

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Torredu 1007 Dowleswaram 1059
Kolamuru 1005 Hukumpeta 1057
Rajavolu 954 Morampudi 1024
Rajahmundry 1002
Katheru 1000

Literacy

Total about 1.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 59 thousand are male and about 55 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajahmundry Rural is 76%. 80% of male and 73% of female population are literate here.

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rajahmundry Rural

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Rajavolu 76 Katheru 81
Kolamuru 73 Hukumpeta 80
Torredu 68 Dowleswaram 79
Rajahmundry 77
Morampudi 65

Workers profile

Rajahmundry Rural has 36% (about 60 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 14% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajahmundry Rural

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 32% 3.7% 64.3%
Male 57.5% 52.7% 4.9% 42.5%
Female 14.4% 11.8% 2.6% 85.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rajahmundry Rural

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kolamuru 15.6 Dowleswaram 7.7
Torredu 11 Morampudi 7.5
Rajavolu 4.8 Katheru 4.4
Hukumpeta 2.3