Kallur Mandal, with population of about 2 lakh is Kurnool district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Kurnool district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 18 villages in the sub district, among them Ulindakonda is the most populous village with population of 6504 and Yaparlapadu is the least populous village with population of 720. Laxmipuram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 35 km2 and Remadur is the smallest with 5 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Kurnool Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; and Kurnool Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2 lakh people, among them about 99 thousand (50%) are male and about 98 thousand (50%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kallur mandal is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 44 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 74% (about 1.4 lakh) live in Kallur Sub District urban part and 26% (about 51 thousand) population live in the Kallur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 196,268 160,163 33,229 2,876 23,522
Male 98,535 80,413 16,655 1,467 12,131
Female 97,733 79,750 16,574 1,409 11,391

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kallur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Ulindakonda 6504 Kurnool 144798
Parla 5587 Kurnool 134117
Laxmipuram 5350
Pedda Tekur 3984
Chinna Tekur 3783
Bastipadu 3429
A.Gokulapadu 3402
Thadakanapalle 3312
Konganapadu 2663
Bellavaram 2210

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 990 in Muslims are 973 and in Christians are 1150.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kallur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 196,268 158,589 31,863 4,437 59 13 25 25 1,257
Male 98,535 79,677 16,152 2,064 36 4 16 13 573
Female 97,733 78,912 15,711 2,373 23 9 9 12 684

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 53.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 56.4% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 50.9%. General caste population has increased by 54.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 49%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 65.3% and child population has increased by 34.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53.6% 54.4% 49% 65.3% 34.6%
Male 50.9% 51.6% 46.1% 69.8% 35.5%
Female 56.4% 57.2% 52% 60.8% 33.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 960. There are 939 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 36 39 -54 -14
2011 992 992 995 960 939
2001 957 956 956 1014 953

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kallur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Ulindakonda 1073 Kurnool 1000
Pusulur 1014 Kurnool 996
Laxmipuram 1011
Nayakallu 1005
Bellavaram 998
Remadur 997
Pedda Tekur 996
Salkapuram 994
A.Gokulapadu 985
Konganapadu 981

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 68 thousand are male and about 54 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kallur is 71%. 79% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% 4.1% 8.7%
2011 70.6% 79.1% 62%
2001 64.4% 75% 53.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kallur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bellavaram 66 Kurnool 76
Pedda Tekur 62 Kurnool 75
Dupadu 62
A.Gokulapadu 61
Chinna Tekur 61
Chetla Mallapuram 61
Laxmipuram 61
Parla 60
Nayakallu 57
Ulindakonda 56

Workers profile

Kallur has 44% (about 86 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 33% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kallur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.9% 37.9% 6.1% 56.1%
Male 54.9% 49.6% 5.2% 45.1%
Female 32.9% 26% 6.9% 67.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kallur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Laxmipuram 35.2 Kurnool 97.7
Parla 35.1 Kurnool 97.7
Ulindakonda 27.2
Yaparlapadu 24.7
Bastipadu 22.2
Thadakanapalle 14.1
Nayakallu 14
Pusulur 13.4
Chinna Tekur 12.7
Konganapadu 12.7