Gurramkonda Mandal, with population of about 43 thousand is Chittoor district's the 25th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 17 villages in the sub district, among them Gurramkonda is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Chittiboyanapalle is the least populous village with population of 147. Gurramkonda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 31 km2 and Khandriga is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (51%) are male and about 21 thousand (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gurramkonda mandal is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gurramkonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42,772 38,186 4,012 574 4,486
Male 21,710 19,479 1,961 270 2,371
Female 21,062 18,707 2,051 304 2,115

Most populated Villages in Gurramkonda

Villages
Name Population
Gurramkonda 10642
Tharigonda 4693
Cherlopalle 3455
Marripadu 3404
Nadimikhandriga 2983
Yellutla 2689
Pasalavandla Palle 2287
Sangasamudram 2219
Sarimadugu 1806
Ramapuram 1771

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 26% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 971 in Muslims are 968.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gurramkonda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 42,772 31,476 11,029 113 4 3 5 1 141
Male 21,710 15,966 5,604 56 1 3 3 1 76
Female 21,062 15,510 5,425 57 3 0 2 0 65

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 1.4% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 3.4%. General caste population has increased by 2.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -28.8% and child population has decreased by -22% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gurramkonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.4% 2.7% 5.9% -28.8% -22%
Male 3.4% 4.1% 3.5% -34% -18.8%
Female 1.4% 1.3% 8.2% -23.4% -25.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 1046 and in schedule tribe is 1126. There are 892 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 decreased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gurramkonda

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -28 45 155 -79
2011 970 960 1046 1126 892
2001 988 988 1001 971 971

Villages with highest sex ratio in Gurramkonda

Literacy

Total about 26 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 Gurramkonda is 67%. 77% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gurramkonda

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 5.3% 10.5%
2011 67.2% 77.2% 56.9%
2001 59.2% 71.9% 46.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Gurramkonda

Workers profile

Gurramkonda has 50% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 41% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gurramkonda

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.9% 42% 7.8% 50.1%
Male 58.1% 50.8% 7.4% 41.9%
Female 41.4% 33.1% 8.3% 58.6%

Biggest Villages in Gurramkonda

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Gurramkonda 31.1
Cherlopalle 24.1
Nadimikhandriga 16.3
Yellutla 14.5
Pasalavandla Palle 13.2
Sangasamudram 10.5
Amilepalle 7.9
Chittiboyanapalle 7.4
Sarimadugu 6.7
Khandriga 0.5