Kalla Mandal, with population of about 68 thousand is West Godavari district's the 21st least populous sub district, located in West Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 13 villages in the sub district, among them Bondada is the most populous village with population of 9850 and Prathallameraka is the least populous village with population of 1151. Bondada is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 25 km2 and Prathallameraka is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 68 thousand people, among them about 34 thousand (50%) are male and about 34 thousand (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalla mandal is 10%, 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 Kalla mandal live in the Kalla Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 68,118 63,291 4,233 594 6,559
Male 34,182 31,759 2,117 306 3,373
Female 33,936 31,532 2,116 288 3,186

Most populated Villages in Kalla

Villages
Name Population
Bondada 9850
Elurupadu 9423
Kalavapudi 7982
Kalla 6853
Doddanapudi 6066
Pedamiram 5778
Seesali 4896
Kopalle 4431
Kallakuru 3973
Kolanapalle 3296

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 16% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 989 in Christians are 1008.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kalla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 68,118 56,674 393 10,981 3 3 12 2 50
Male 34,182 28,496 180 5,468 2 2 8 2 24
Female 33,936 28,178 213 5,513 1 1 4 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -1.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 69 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -0.6% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of -1.5%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1% and child population has decreased by -21.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.1% -2.5% 25.2% 1% -21.1%
Male -1.5% -2.9% 24.7% -1.3% -21.2%
Female -0.6% -2% 25.7% 3.6% -20.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 993 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 941. There are 945 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 increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 9 8 44 5
2011 993 993 1000 941 945
2001 984 984 992 897 940

Villages with highest sex ratio in Kalla

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kopalle 1056
Seesali 1032
Vempadu 1031
Jakkaram 1025
Prathallameraka 1019
Kallakuru 1007
Kalla 997
Pedamiram 997
Elurupadu 989
Bondada 983

Literacy

Total about 43 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalla is 70%. 72% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalla

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% 2.5% 4.9%
2011 70.2% 72.4% 68%
2001 66.5% 69.9% 63.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Kalla

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pedamiram 79
Vempadu 77
Jakkaram 75
Elurupadu 72
Kalla 71
Bondada 71
Prathallameraka 68
Kopalle 68
Kallakuru 67
Doddanapudi 67

Workers profile

Kalla has 44% (about 30 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 24% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.6% 35% 8.6% 56.4%
Male 63% 55.8% 7.2% 37%
Female 24% 14.1% 9.9% 76%

Biggest Villages in Kalla

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Bondada 24.6
Kalavapudi 23.3
Kalla 18.9
Seesali 12.8
Doddanapudi 12.8
Elurupadu 12.5
Kallakuru 10
Pedamiram 9.3
Kolanapalle 6.8
Kopalle 6.8