Thamballapalle Mandal, with population of about 40 thousand is Chittoor district's the 19th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 16 villages in the sub district, among them Thamballapalle is the most populous village with population of 8416 and Diguvapalem is the least populous village with population of 737. Kosuvaripalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 52 km2 and Yerrasanipalle is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 40 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (50%) are male and about 20 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thamballapalle mandal is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thamballapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39,914 34,183 2,908 2,823 4,018
Male 19,850 17,011 1,454 1,385 2,110
Female 20,064 17,172 1,454 1,438 1,908

Most populated Villages in Thamballapalle

Villages
Name Population
Thamballapalle 8416
Kosuvaripalle 5911
Kotala 3212
Kukkarajupalle 2977
Gopidinne 2955
Kotakonda 2866
Renimakulapalle 2494
Gundlapalle 1998
Eddulavaripalle 1621
Kannemadugu 1574

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1012 in Muslims are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Thamballapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 39,914 37,036 2,763 29 6 1 6 6 67
Male 19,850 18,409 1,388 13 1 0 1 1 37
Female 20,064 18,627 1,375 16 5 1 5 5 30

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 2.3%. General caste population has increased by 2.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.6% and child population has decreased by -16.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thamballapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.2% 2.2% 10.3% 7.6% -16.3%
Male 2.3% 1.7% 9.7% 2.6% -12.4%
Female 4% 2.8% 10.8% 13% -20.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1011 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1038. There are 904 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thamballapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 11 10 95 -89
2011 1011 1009 1000 1038 904
2001 994 998 990 943 993

Villages with highest sex ratio in Thamballapalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Marrimakulapalle 1074
Thamballapalle 1053
Panchalamarri 1043
Kotakonda 1038
Kosuvaripalle 1024
Gundlapalle 1022
Zunjurupenta 1016
Gopidinne 1014
Yerrasanipalle 1000
Kannemadugu 995

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 9277 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thamballapalle is 63%. 75% of male and 51% 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 - Thamballapalle

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 4.1% 10.6%
2011 63% 75.2% 51.1%
2001 55.8% 71.1% 40.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Thamballapalle

Workers profile

Thamballapalle has 57% (about 23 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 54% female population are working population. 53% 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 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thamballapalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.1% 49.1% 8% 42.9%
Male 60.1% 53% 7.1% 39.9%
Female 54.2% 45.2% 9% 45.8%

Biggest Villages in Thamballapalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kosuvaripalle 52.4
Thamballapalle 40.7
Kotala 26.4
Gopidinne 21.2
Gundlapalle 17
Renimakulapalle 15.9
Zunjurupenta 15.4
Kukkarajupalle 14.8
Diguvapalem 13.7
Kotakonda 12.1