Kadiam Mandal, with population of about 90 thousand is East Godavari district's the 13th most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 7 villages in the sub district, among them Kadiam is the most populous village with population of about 37 thousand and Damireddipalle is the least populous village with population of 2733. Jegurupadu is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 25 km2 and Dulla is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 90 thousand people, among them about 45 thousand (50%) are male and about 45 thousand (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kadiam mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 25 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kadiam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 90,499 75,615 14,135 749 9,364
Male 45,066 37,812 6,868 386 4,762
Female 45,433 37,803 7,267 363 4,602

Most populated Villages in Kadiam

Villages
Name Population
Kadiam 37149
Vemagiri 14613
Jegurupadu 11570
Veeravaram 9735
Dulla 8133
Muramanda 6566
Damireddipalle 2733

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1007 in Christians are 1103.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kadiam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 90,499 88,433 899 1,024 2 1 8 102 30
Male 45,066 44,054 464 487 1 0 3 45 12
Female 45,433 44,379 435 537 1 1 5 57 18

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 84 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.7% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 8.1%. General caste population has increased by 9.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 43.2% and child population has decreased by -10.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.9% 9.3% -0.3% 43.2% -10.4%
Male 8.1% 9.7% -1% 44.6% -8.1%
Female 7.7% 9% 0.3% 41.8% -12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1008 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 1058 and in schedule tribe is 940. There are 966 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 decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -6 13 -19 -53
2011 1008 1000 1058 940 966
2001 1012 1006 1045 959 1019

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kadiam

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Muramanda 1051
Veeravaram 1040
Damireddipalle 1038
Kadiam 1005
Jegurupadu 998
Vemagiri 993
Dulla 983

Literacy

Total about 56 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 29 thousand are male and about 27 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kadiam is 69%. 71% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total Male Female
Change 4.1% 3.5% 4.7%
2011 68.6% 71.3% 65.9%
2001 64.5% 67.8% 61.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kadiam

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Vemagiri 75
Veeravaram 69
Kadiam 68
Damireddipalle 68
Jegurupadu 66
Muramanda 65
Dulla 64

Workers profile

Kadiam has 41% (about 37 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 19% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kadiam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.8% 38.4% 2.5% 59.2%
Male 62.5% 60.2% 2.3% 37.5%
Female 19.4% 16.7% 2.7% 80.6%

Biggest Villages in Kadiam

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Jegurupadu 25.4
Kadiam 20.3
Damireddipalle 18.1
Vemagiri 9
Veeravaram 8.1
Muramanda 7.6
Dulla 4.4