Bhimadole Mandal, with population of about 65 thousand is West Godavari district's the 15th least populous sub district, located in West Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 11 villages in the sub district, among them Bhimadole is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Mallavaram is the least populous village with population of 552. Agadallanka is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 64 km2 and Duddepudi is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 65 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (50%) are male and about 33 thousand (50%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhimadole mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhimadole

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 65,216 49,146 15,614 456 6,338
Male 32,392 24,680 7,505 207 3,267
Female 32,824 24,466 8,109 249 3,071

Most populated Villages in Bhimadole

Villages
Name Population
Bhimadole 13669
Pulla 13043
Gundugolanu 11895
Agadallanka 7195
Amberpeta 5876
Polasanipalle 4890
Surappagudem 3217
Chettunnapadu 2417
Duddepudi 1235
Kodurupadu 1227

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 1012 in Christians are 1164.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhimadole

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 65,216 62,353 1,040 1,740 1 10 3 2 67
Male 32,392 30,996 555 804 0 6 1 1 29
Female 32,824 31,357 485 936 1 4 2 1 38

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 4.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 63 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4.7% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 3.7%. General caste population has decreased by -2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.3% and child population has decreased by -15.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhimadole

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.2% -2% 29.6% 16.3% -15.5%
Male 3.7% -1.9% 27.8% 5.6% -14.7%
Female 4.7% -2.1% 31.3% 27% -16.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1013 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 1080 and in schedule tribe is 1203. There are 940 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhimadole

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 -2 28 203 -16
2011 1013 991 1080 1203 940
2001 1004 993 1052 1000 956

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bhimadole

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Polasanipalle 1304
Gundugolanu 1032
Chettunnapadu 1014
Pulla 1008
Bhimadole 1000
Amberpeta 972
Surappagudem 956
Mallavaram 951
Duddepudi 942
Agadallanka 941

Literacy

Total about 42 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 20 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhimadole is 72%. 75% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhimadole

Total Male Female
Change -4.1% -5.2% -3.0%
2011 71.8% 74.9% 68.7%
2001 75.9% 80.1% 71.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bhimadole

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Surappagudem 80
Mallavaram 78
Bhimadole 76
Chettunnapadu 74
Kodurupadu 74
Polasanipalle 73
Pulla 71
Gundugolanu 70
Agadallanka 70
Amberpeta 67

Workers profile

Bhimadole has 47% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 33% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhimadole

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47% 40.9% 6.1% 53%
Male 61.4% 55.7% 5.7% 38.6%
Female 32.9% 26.3% 6.6% 67.1%

Biggest Villages in Bhimadole

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Agadallanka 64
Pulla 36.7
Amberpeta 22.2
Bhimadole 20.2
Chettunnapadu 17.4
Gundugolanu 14.4
Mallavaram 10.7
Surappagudem 9.5
Polasanipalle 8.8
Kodurupadu 4.9