Thotapalligudur Mandal, with population of about 50 thousand is Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district's the 17th most populous sub district, located in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Varigonda is the most populous village with population of 5676 and Koduru Khandrika is the least populous village with population of 85. Koduru-I is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Koduru Khandrika is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (49%) are male and about 26 thousand (51%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thotapalligudur mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thotapalligudur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50,490 29,927 13,819 6,744 5,112
Male 24,911 14,865 6,637 3,409 2,627
Female 25,579 15,062 7,182 3,335 2,485

Most populated Villages in Thotapalligudur

Villages
Name Population
Varigonda 5676
Koduru -II 4980
Peduru 4103
T.P.Gudur Bit-II 4019
Thotapalle 3300
Koduru-I 3064
Eduru - I 3052
Ananthapuram 2755
Narukur 2678
Venkanapalem 2478

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1027 in Muslims are 1020.

Religion wise population 2011 - Thotapalligudur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 50,490 47,285 2,786 324 3 3 0 0 89
Male 24,911 23,324 1,379 154 2 1 0 0 51
Female 25,579 23,961 1,407 170 1 2 0 0 38

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 1.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 50 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4.3% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of -0.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.1% and child population has decreased by -14.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thotapalligudur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.9% -2.2% 9.4% 7.1% -14.3%
Male -0.4% -3% 3.6% 3.6% -14.7%
Female 4.3% -1.5% 15.3% 10.8% -14%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1027 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 1082 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 946 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thotapalligudur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 16 110 63 7
2011 1027 1013 1082 978 946
2001 980 997 972 915 939

Villages with highest sex ratio in Thotapalligudur

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Koduru-I 1553
Koduru Khandrika 1179
Narukur 1081
Thotapalle 1057
Vilukanipalle 1038
T.P.Gudur Bit-I 1033
Potlapudi 1031
Kothapalem 1030
Eduru - II 1025
Eduru - I 1013

Literacy

Total about 29 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thotapalligudur is 64%. 68% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Thotapalligudur

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 1.8% 5.2%
2011 63.8% 67.9% 59.9%
2001 60.5% 66.1% 54.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Thotapalligudur

Workers profile

Thotapalligudur has 49% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 36% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thotapalligudur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.8% 39.4% 9.4% 51.2%
Male 61.9% 53.3% 8.6% 38.1%
Female 36% 25.8% 10.2% 64%

Biggest Villages in Thotapalligudur

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Koduru-I 15.9
Koduru -II 13.6
Varigonda 13.3
Eduru - I 12.7
Eduru - II 12
Ananthapuram 11.7
Thotapalle 10.4
Peduru 9.9
T.P.Gudur Bit-II 9.6
T.P.Gudur Bit-I 8.8