Hindupur Mandal, with population of about 2 lakh is Anantapur district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Anantapur district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Kirikera is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Thungepalle is the least populous village with population of 468. Chalivendala is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 23 km2 and Thungepalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Hindupur Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2 lakh people, among them about 1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1 lakh (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hindupur mandal is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 47 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 75% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Hindupur Sub District urban part and 25% (about 52 thousand) population live in the Hindupur Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hindupur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 203,538 177,891 23,304 2,343 22,312
Male 102,664 89,739 11,786 1,139 11,296
Female 100,874 88,152 11,518 1,204 11,016

Most populated Villages and Cities in Hindupur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kirikera 11184 Hindupur 151677
Chowlur 6038
Maluguru 5942
Sreekanthapuram (R) 5232
Chalivendala 5231
Kotipi 4157
Santhebidanur 3588
Gollapuram 2625
Thumukunta 2417
Bevina Halli 2188

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 71% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 28% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 980 in Muslims are 988.

Religion wise population 2011 - Hindupur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 203,538 144,028 57,670 1,267 54 11 165 11 332
Male 102,664 72,732 29,007 619 33 4 88 7 174
Female 100,874 71,296 28,663 648 21 7 77 4 158

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 19.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.3% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 17.3%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 73.3% and child population has decreased by -3.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hindupur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.3% 19.5% 14.2% 73.3% -3.6%
Male 17.3% 17.6% 12.2% 65.3% -4%
Female 21.3% 21.5% 16.4% 81.6% -3.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 1057. There are 975 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hindupur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 31 35 95 9
2011 983 982 977 1057 975
2001 950 951 942 962 966

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Hindupur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Devarapalle 1099 Hindupur 986
Thungepalle 1099
Thumukunta 1041
Kotipi 1031
Manesamudram 1017
Kirikera 1008
Santhebidanur 998
Chowlur 997
Bevina Halli 991
Chalivendala 975

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 72 thousand are male and about 59 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hindupur is 73%. 79% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hindupur

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 3.6% 8.7%
2011 72.6% 79% 66.1%
2001 66.7% 75.4% 57.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Hindupur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kirikera 74 Hindupur 75
Thumukunta 74
Nakkalapalle 67
Devarapalle 67
Santhebidanur 66
Chowlur 66
Gollapuram 65
Maluguru 63
Manesamudram 62
Bevina Halli 62

Workers profile

Hindupur has 41% (about 83 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 23% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hindupur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.7% 35.5% 5.2% 59.3%
Male 58.4% 52.9% 5.6% 41.6%
Female 22.6% 17.8% 4.8% 77.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Hindupur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chalivendala 22.7 Hindupur 38.2
Sreekanthapuram (R) 19.5
Bevina Halli 15.7
Kotipi 14.1
Kirikera 14
Gollapuram 12.5
Chowlur 11.1
Santhebidanur 7.3
Thumukunta 6.1
Devarapalle 3.2