Srikalahasti Mandal Rural Part, with population of about 58 thousand is Chittoor district's the 9th most rural populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 61 villages in the sub district, among them Uranduru is the most populous village with rural population of 2884 and Bodavaripalle is the least populous village with rural population of 4. Melachur is the biggest village in the sub district with an rural area of 33 km2 and Appalayagunta is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 58 thousand people, among them about 29 thousand (50%) are male and about 29 thousand (50%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srikalahasti mandal rural part is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srikalahasti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 57,581 34,468 17,193 5,920 6,574
Male 28,822 17,286 8,516 3,020 3,370
Female 28,759 17,182 8,677 2,900 3,204

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 994 in Muslims are 1177.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srikalahasti

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 57,581 56,379 675 187 9 3 8 3 317
Male 28,822 28,278 310 87 4 2 3 2 136
Female 28,759 28,101 365 100 5 1 5 1 181

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 54 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.7% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 4.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.9% and child population has decreased by -7.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srikalahasti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.5% 4.2% 7.3% 18.9% -7.5%
Male 5.3% 2.9% 7.1% 15.4% -6.8%
Female 7.7% 5.6% 7.6% 22.6% -8.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1019 and in schedule tribe is 960. There are 951 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srikalahasti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 25 5 56 -14
2011 998 994 1019 960 951
2001 976 969 1014 904 965

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 Srikalahasti is 62%. 71% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srikalahasti

Total Male Female
Change 0.7% -1.5% 3.1%
2011 61.8% 70.8% 52.8%
2001 61.1% 72.3% 49.7%

Workers profile

Srikalahasti has 47% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 36% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srikalahasti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.3% 36.4% 10.9% 52.7%
Male 58.3% 49.2% 9.1% 41.7%
Female 36.2% 23.5% 12.6% 63.8%