K.V.B.Puram Mandal, with population of about 42 thousand is Chittoor district's the 23rd least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 38 villages in the sub district, among them Kalathuru is the most populous village with population of 3525 and Subramanya Puram is the least populous village with population of 51. Adavaram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 43 km2 and Kanchanachenganna Khandriga is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 42 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (50%) are male and about 21 thousand (50%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of K.V.B.Puram mandal is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of K.V.B.Puram mandal live in the K.V.B.Puram Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - K.V.B.Puram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42,111 25,636 12,171 4,304 5,137
Male 20,965 12,720 6,090 2,155 2,634
Female 21,146 12,916 6,081 2,149 2,503

Most populated Villages in K.V.B.Puram

Villages
Name Population
Kalathuru 3525
Anjuru 2242
Thimmasamudram 2187
Mattamanapathattu R.Khandriga 2131
Adavaram 2082
Perindesam 2061
Adaram 1780
Arai 1730
Kovanur 1721
Sadasiva Puram 1697

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 1008 in Muslims are 970.

Religion wise population 2011 - K.V.B.Puram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 42,111 41,433 463 64 2 1 3 2 143
Male 20,965 20,631 235 27 1 1 1 1 68
Female 21,146 20,802 228 37 1 0 2 1 75

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.2% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has increased by 3.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.4% and child population has decreased by -7.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - K.V.B.Puram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.8% 3.1% 8.7% 27.4% -7.3%
Male 5.4% 2% 6.8% 24.7% -7.3%
Female 8.2% 4.2% 10.8% 30.2% -7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1009 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1015, in schedule caste is 999 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 950 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - K.V.B.Puram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 21 37 42 -1
2011 1009 1015 999 997 950
2001 982 994 962 955 951

Villages with highest sex ratio in K.V.B.Puram

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9020 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of K.V.B.Puram is 57%. 66% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - K.V.B.Puram

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 0.7% 6.2%
2011 57% 65.9% 48.4%
2001 53.7% 65.2% 42.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in K.V.B.Puram

Workers profile

K.V.B.Puram has 56% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 50% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - K.V.B.Puram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56% 39.7% 16.2% 44%
Male 61.6% 50.7% 10.9% 38.4%
Female 50.4% 28.9% 21.6% 49.6%

Biggest Villages in K.V.B.Puram

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Adavaram 43.2
Katrapalle 18.2
Pathapalem 18.1
Pudi @ Chenna Kesavapuram 13.4
Brahmanapalle 12.9
Adaram 11.4
Ragigunta 11.3
Kalathuru 8.3
Kovanur 8.2
Anjuru 7.9