Peravali Mandal, with population of about 70 thousand is West Godavari district's the 21st most populous sub district, located in West Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Khandavalli is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Kothapalle Agraharam is the least populous village with population of 1883. Khandavalli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 14 km2 and Ajjaram is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 70 thousand people, among them about 35 thousand (50%) are male and about 35 thousand (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peravali mandal is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peravali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70,194 56,031 13,661 502 6,578
Male 35,178 28,036 6,888 254 3,339
Female 35,016 27,995 6,773 248 3,239

Most populated Villages in Peravali

Villages
Name Population
Khandavalli 13884
Malleswaram 6714
Kanuru 6659
Kakaraparru 6574
Peravali 5744
Mukkamala 5128
Pittalavemavaram 4133
Kapavaram 3634
Teeparru 3584
Nadupalle 3421

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 994 in Christians are 1092.

Religion wise population 2011 - Peravali

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 70,194 68,887 585 640 4 1 2 0 75
Male 35,178 34,544 285 306 3 0 1 0 39
Female 35,016 34,343 300 334 1 1 1 0 36

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 1.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 69 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 1.4% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 1.1%. General caste population has increased by 0.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.4% and child population has decreased by -20.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peravali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.3% 0.7% 3.5% 4.4% -20.6%
Male 1.1% 0.8% 2.3% 5% -19.2%
Female 1.4% 0.7% 4.7% 3.8% -22%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 999, in schedule caste is 983 and in schedule tribe is 976. There are 970 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peravali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 -1 22 -12 -35
2011 995 999 983 976 970
2001 992 1000 961 988 1005

Villages with highest sex ratio in Peravali

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Ajjaram 1032
Nadupalle 1029
Peravali 1024
Usulumarru 1019
Kanuru 1011
Kothapalle Agraharam 1003
Malleswaram 1000
Khandavalli 989
Kakaraparru 985
Pittalavemavaram 985

Literacy

Total about 46 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peravali is 73%. 75% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peravali

Total Male Female
Change -2.0% -3.7% -0.4%
2011 72.9% 75.1% 70.6%
2001 74.9% 78.8% 71%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Peravali

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pittalavemavaram 80
Nadupalle 78
Ajjaram 77
Malleswaram 75
Kapavaram 75
Kothapalle Agraharam 75
Kanuru 75
Teeparru 74
Mukkamala 72
Usulumarru 71

Workers profile

Peravali has 43% (about 30 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 23% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peravali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43% 40.9% 2.2% 57%
Male 63% 60.8% 2.2% 37%
Female 23% 20.9% 2.1% 77%

Biggest Villages in Peravali

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Khandavalli 13.7
Kanuru 10.3
Mukkamala 8.2
Malleswaram 6.9
Peravali 6.3
Kakaraparru 6
Pittalavemavaram 5.3
Usulumarru 4.7
Kanuruagraharam 4.6
Teeparru 4.3