Buchinaidu Kandriga Mandal, with population of about 34 thousand is Chittoor district's the 12th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 24 villages in the sub district, among them Neerpakota is the most populous village with population of 3839 and Kumara Venkatapuram is the least populous village with population of 42. Alathur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 21 km2 and Thimmabhupalapuram is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 34 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 17 thousand (50%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Buchinaidu Kandriga mandal is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 9175 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34,261 17,657 11,452 5,152 4,170
Male 17,097 8,824 5,723 2,550 2,129
Female 17,164 8,833 5,729 2,602 2,041

Most populated Villages in Buchinaidu Kandriga

Villages
Name Population
Neerpakota 3839
Kanamanambedu 3553
Katur 3309
Alathur 3088
Kanchanaputtur 3057
Kallivettu 2475
Gajulapellore 1883
Pallamala 1558
Talarivettu 1386
West Warathur 1360

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1003.

Religion wise population 2011 - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 34,261 33,790 370 57 6 6 11 1 20
Male 17,097 16,872 177 24 4 3 5 1 11
Female 17,164 16,918 193 33 2 3 6 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.2% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 9.7%. General caste population has increased by 3.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.7% and child population has decreased by -2.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.9% 3.4% 16.7% 28.7% -2.2%
Male 9.7% 2.4% 16.1% 25.2% 1%
Female 12.2% 4.5% 17.3% 32.4% -5.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1004 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1001, in schedule caste is 1001 and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 959 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 64 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 21 10 55 -64
2011 1004 1001 1001 1020 959
2001 981 980 991 965 1023

Villages with highest sex ratio in Buchinaidu Kandriga

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Talarivettu 1103
Thimmabhupalapuram 1095
Chinnayyagunta 1076
Neerpakota 1062
Therripadu 1048
Parlapalle 1036
Nelavoy 1031
Bhavanisankarapuram 1029
Kothapalem 1028
Kallivettu 1022

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8814 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Buchinaidu Kandriga is 65%. 73% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Total Male Female
Change 9.1% 5.7% 12.8%
2011 65.4% 72.6% 58.3%
2001 56.3% 66.9% 45.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Buchinaidu Kandriga

Workers profile

Buchinaidu Kandriga has 54% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 50% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Buchinaidu Kandriga

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 44.3% 10.1% 45.5%
Male 59.3% 52.5% 6.8% 40.7%
Female 49.7% 36.2% 13.4% 50.3%

Biggest Villages in Buchinaidu Kandriga

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Alathur 21.1
Vijayagopalapuram 13.8
Katur 13.1
Gajulapellore 11.1
Kothapalem 10.7
Putteri 9.6
Peddapalavedu 9.2
Kanchanaputtur 8.9
Neerpakota 8
Kukkambakam 7.9