Ravulapalem Mandal, with population of about 83 thousand is East Godavari district's the 15th most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 10 villages in the sub district, among them Ravulapalem is the most populous village with population of about 23 thousand and Mummidivarappadu is the least populous village with population of 1720. Gopalapuram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 14 km2 and Mummidivarappadu is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 83 thousand people, among them about 42 thousand (50%) are male and about 41 thousand (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ravulapalem mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 23 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ravulapalem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 83,360 69,531 12,914 915 7,921
Male 41,862 35,077 6,335 450 4,060
Female 41,498 34,454 6,579 465 3,861

Most populated Villages in Ravulapalem

Villages
Name Population
Ravulapalem 23142
Gopalapuram 9679
Devarapalle 8293
Lakshmipolavaram 8042
Ubalanka 7840
Vedireswaram 6944
Podagatlapalle 6797
Komaraju Lanka 5667
Ithakota 5236
Mummidivarappadu 1720

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 990 in Christians are 1085.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ravulapalem

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 83,360 80,937 822 1,480 12 8 6 5 90
Male 41,862 40,678 413 710 3 3 3 4 48
Female 41,498 40,259 409 770 9 5 3 1 42

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 77 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.4% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 8.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 41.6% and child population has decreased by -14.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ravulapalem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.3% 7.6% 10.6% 41.6% -14.9%
Male 8.3% 8% 7.8% 50% -15.2%
Female 8.4% 7.2% 13.3% 34.4% -14.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 1039 and in schedule tribe is 1033. There are 951 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ravulapalem

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -8 51 -120 6
2011 991 982 1039 1033 951
2001 991 990 988 1153 945

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ravulapalem

Literacy

Total about 58 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 30 thousand are male and about 28 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ravulapalem is 77%. 80% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ravulapalem

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 2.8% 4.1%
2011 76.7% 79.8% 73.6%
2001 73.3% 77% 69.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ravulapalem

Workers profile

Ravulapalem has 41% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 19% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ravulapalem

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.7% 37.1% 3.6% 59.3%
Male 62.5% 58% 4.5% 37.5%
Female 18.7% 16% 2.7% 81.3%

Biggest Villages in Ravulapalem