Renigunta Mandal Rural Part, with population of about 50 thousand is Chittoor district's the 23rd most rural populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 30 villages in the sub district, among them Karakambadi (Rural) is the most populous village with rural population of about 11 thousand and Erragunta is the least populous village with rural population of 175. Karakambadi (Rural) is the biggest village in the sub district with an rural area of 69 km2 and Thathaiah Kalva is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Renigunta mandal rural part is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Renigunta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,758 34,741 10,464 4,553 5,559
Male 25,095 17,416 5,166 2,513 2,798
Female 24,663 17,325 5,298 2,040 2,761

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 983 in Muslims are 1014.

Religion wise population 2011 - Renigunta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 49,758 47,547 1,537 478 9 1 3 2 181
Male 25,095 23,976 763 238 5 0 1 1 111
Female 24,663 23,571 774 240 4 1 2 1 70

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.1% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 59.8% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Renigunta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.5% 11.8% 19.2% 59.8% -2.6%
Male 15% 8.7% 18.6% 75.6% -5.1%
Female 18.1% 15.2% 19.6% 43.9% 0.1%

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 995, in schedule caste is 1026 and in schedule tribe is 812. There are 987 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Renigunta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 57 9 -179 52
2011 983 995 1026 812 987
2001 958 938 1017 991 935

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Renigunta is 72%. 80% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Renigunta

Total Male Female
Change 0.0% -1.7% 1.9%
2011 71.5% 80.3% 62.5%
2001 71.5% 82% 60.6%

Workers profile

Renigunta has 41% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 26% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Renigunta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41% 34.9% 6.1% 59%
Male 55.5% 49.2% 6.4% 44.5%
Female 26.3% 20.5% 5.9% 73.7%