Rompicherla Mandal, with population of about 26 thousand is Chittoor district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 7 villages in the sub district, among them Rompicherla is the most populous village with population of 8679 and Bandakindapalle is the least populous village with population of 1242. Peddamallela is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 32 km2 and Bandakindapalle is the smallest with 6 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 26 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (50%) are male and about 13 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rompicherla mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7096 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rompicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,335 22,546 3,365 424 2,605
Male 13,168 11,314 1,642 212 1,362
Female 13,167 11,232 1,723 212 1,243

Most populated Villages in Rompicherla

Villages
Name Population
Rompicherla 8679
Bommaiahgari Palle 4800
Peddamallela 4478
Motumallela 2975
Ganugachintha 2908
Peddagottigallu 1253
Bandakindapalle 1242

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 75% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1005 in Muslims are 983.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rompicherla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,335 19,866 6,423 31 1 0 2 0 12
Male 13,168 9,906 3,239 18 0 0 1 0 4
Female 13,167 9,960 3,184 13 1 0 1 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -3.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 27 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -3.5% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has decreased by -3.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -1.6% and child population has decreased by -26% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rompicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.7% -3.5% -5.9% -1.6% -26%
Male -4% -3.4% -8.9% 3.9% -24.2%
Female -3.5% -3.5% -2.8% -6.6% -27.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1049 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 913 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rompicherla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 -1 66 -113 -45
2011 1000 993 1049 1000 913
2001 994 994 983 1113 958

Villages with highest sex ratio in Rompicherla

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Peddagottigallu 1068
Rompicherla 1028
Bandakindapalle 1013
Ganugachintha 1006
Peddamallela 997
Motumallela 993
Bommaiahgari Palle 935

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 8960 are male and 6570 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rompicherla is 65%. 76% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rompicherla

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 2.2% 9.3%
2011 65.4% 75.9% 55.1%
2001 59.7% 73.7% 45.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Rompicherla

Workers profile

Rompicherla has 54% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 46% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rompicherla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.7% 44.6% 9% 46.3%
Male 61.2% 55.7% 5.5% 38.8%
Female 46.2% 33.6% 12.6% 53.8%

Biggest Villages in Rompicherla

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Peddamallela 32.2
Ganugachintha 22.3
Motumallela 21.9
Bommaiahgari Palle 18.2
Rompicherla 17.5
Peddagottigallu 8.4
Bandakindapalle 6.1