Tallapudi Mandal, with population of about 53 thousand is West Godavari district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in West Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 16 villages in the sub district, among them Annadevarapeta is the most populous village with population of 8671 and Ragolapalle is the least populous village with population of 802. Annadevarapeta is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Ballipadu is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 53 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (50%) are male and about 26 thousand (50%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tallapudi mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 3 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tallapudi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 52,785 35,092 16,951 742 5,612
Male 26,295 17,477 8,439 379 2,852
Female 26,490 17,615 8,512 363 2,760

Most populated Villages in Tallapudi

Villages
Name Population
Annadevarapeta 8671
Peddevam 6564
Vegeswarapuram 5601
Malakapalle 5459
Thallapudi 4411
Tirugudumetta 3822
Gajjaram 3510
Kukunuru 2829
Prakkilanka 2820
Thadipudi 1896

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 1004 in Christians are 1326.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tallapudi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 52,785 51,641 385 707 2 0 0 0 50
Male 26,295 25,764 193 304 1 0 0 0 33
Female 26,490 25,877 192 403 1 0 0 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 54 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -1.9% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of -4.3%. General caste population has decreased by -3.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.4% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tallapudi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.1% -3.2% -3.2% 4.4% -18.2%
Male -4.3% -4.1% -4.9% 3.6% -19.4%
Female -1.9% -2.3% -1.6% 5.2% -16.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 958. There are 968 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tallapudi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 19 34 15 29
2011 1007 1008 1009 958 968
2001 984 989 975 943 939

Villages with highest sex ratio in Tallapudi

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Pochavaram 1063
Paidimetta 1057
Tirugudumetta 1049
Prakkilanka 1036
Kukunuru 1035
Ragolapalle 1025
Malakapalle 1017
Ballipadu 1014
Annadevarapeta 1005
Vegeswarapuram 1005

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tallapudi is 71%. 74% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tallapudi

Total Male Female
Change 0.7% -0.8% 2.3%
2011 71% 74.3% 67.8%
2001 70.3% 75.1% 65.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Tallapudi

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pochavaram 79
Kukunuru 78
Thallapudi 76
Malakapalle 76
Thadipudi 73
Vegeswarapuram 72
Peddevam 72
Gajjaram 71
Paidimetta 71
Ballipadu 71

Workers profile

Tallapudi has 46% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 30% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tallapudi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.8% 44.5% 1.4% 54.2%
Male 61.8% 60.8% 1% 38.2%
Female 30% 28.3% 1.7% 70%

Biggest Villages in Tallapudi

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Annadevarapeta 17.8
Prakkilanka 12.7
Thupakulagudem 10.6
Peddevam 10.2
Malakapalle 8.8
Vegeswarapuram 7.9
Gajjaram 6.8
Tirugudumetta 5.3
Thallapudi 2.7
Ragolapalle 2.5