Mulakalacheruvu Mandal, with population of about 46 thousand is Chittoor district's the 32nd least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 15 villages in the sub district, among them Mulakalacheruvu is the most populous village with population of 8216 and Devarapalle is the least populous village with population of 98. Sompalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 42 km2 and Devarapalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 46 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (50%) are male and about 23 thousand (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mulakalacheruvu mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mulakalacheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45,556 38,069 6,412 1,075 4,888
Male 22,600 19,083 3,009 508 2,551
Female 22,956 18,986 3,403 567 2,337

Most populated Villages in Mulakalacheruvu

Villages
Name Population
Mulakalacheruvu 8216
Sompalle 6366
Burakayalakota 5355
Maddinayanipalle 5184
Devalcheruvu 4683
Vepurikota 2974
T.Sowdasamudram 2970
Peddapalem 2505
Gudupalle 2163
Kalavapalle 2124

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 15% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1019 in Muslims are 1002.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mulakalacheruvu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 45,556 38,359 6,994 134 2 7 6 2 52
Male 22,600 18,999 3,494 68 1 3 3 1 31
Female 22,956 19,360 3,500 66 1 4 3 1 21

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.6% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 7.8%. General caste population has increased by 8.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13% and child population has decreased by -0.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mulakalacheruvu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.2% 8.1% 15.4% 13% -0.5%
Male 7.8% 7.5% 10.6% 4.3% 4%
Female 10.6% 8.8% 20.1% 22.2% -4.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1016 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 1131 and in schedule tribe is 1116. There are 916 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 86 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mulakalacheruvu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 11 89 163 -86
2011 1016 995 1131 1116 916
2001 990 984 1042 953 1002

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mulakalacheruvu

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mulakalacheruvu is 62%. 73% of male and 52% 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 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mulakalacheruvu

Total Male Female
Change 7.0% 3.6% 10.9%
2011 62.4% 73% 52%
2001 55.4% 69.4% 41.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mulakalacheruvu

Workers profile

Mulakalacheruvu has 60% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 56% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mulakalacheruvu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 60.3% 51.4% 8.9% 39.7%
Male 64.1% 57.5% 6.6% 35.9%
Female 56.5% 45.4% 11.1% 43.5%

Biggest Villages in Mulakalacheruvu

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Sompalle 42.3
Maddinayanipalle 30.5
Burakayalakota 30.3
Devalcheruvu 26
Kalavapalle 20.3
T.Sowdasamudram 15.6
Gudupalle 14.4
Peddapalem 12.6
Vepurikota 10.6
Mulakalacheruvu 8.2