Malikipuram Mandal, with population of about 76 thousand is East Godavari district's the 25th most populous sub district, located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Kesanapalle is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Mattaparru is the least populous village with population of 1476. Sankaraguptham is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Irusumanda is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 76 thousand people, among them about 38 thousand (50%) are male and about 38 thousand (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Malikipuram mandal is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 20 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Malikipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 75,847 53,710 21,763 374 6,645
Male 37,989 26,978 10,830 181 3,341
Female 37,858 26,732 10,933 193 3,304

Most populated Villages in Malikipuram

Villages
Name Population
Kesanapalle 14195
Sankaraguptham 11528
Gudapalle 9222
Gudimellanka 8524
Lakkavaram 6944
Malikipuram 6906
Ramarajulanka 6252
Kattiwanda 4673
Visweswarayapuram 4601
Irusumanda 1526

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 993 in Christians are 1102.

Religion wise population 2011 - Malikipuram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 75,847 73,187 558 1,970 3 3 3 5 118
Male 37,989 36,723 269 937 2 1 2 3 52
Female 37,858 36,464 289 1,033 1 2 1 2 66

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 74 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.5% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 2.8%. General caste population has increased by 4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -6.7% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Malikipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.2% 4% 1.4% -6.7% -22.6%
Male 2.8% 4% 0.3% -7.2% -24.3%
Female 3.5% 4% 2.4% -6.3% -20.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 1010 and in schedule tribe is 1066. There are 989 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 44 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Malikipuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 0 22 10 44
2011 997 991 1010 1066 989
2001 990 991 988 1056 945

Villages with highest sex ratio in Malikipuram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Irusumanda 1059
Malikipuram 1045
Mattaparru 1036
Lakkavaram 1021
Visweswarayapuram 1015
Gudimellanka 1007
Kattiwanda 989
Ramarajulanka 986
Kesanapalle 978
Sankaraguptham 976

Literacy

Total about 56 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 30 thousand are male and about 26 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Malikipuram is 81%. 86% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Malikipuram

Total Male Female
Change 2.0% 0.6% 3.4%
2011 80.9% 85.8% 75.9%
2001 78.9% 85.2% 72.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Malikipuram

Workers profile

Malikipuram has 41% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Malikipuram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.9% 33.1% 7.8% 59.1%
Male 60.2% 52.2% 8% 39.8%
Female 21.6% 14% 7.6% 78.4%

Biggest Villages in Malikipuram