Chandragiri Mandal, with population of about 57 thousand is Chittoor district's the 20th most populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 23 villages in the sub district, among them Chandragiri is the most populous village with population of about 20 thousand and Chintagunta is the least populous village with population of 2. Chandragiri is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 20 km2 and Chintagunta is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 57 thousand people, among them about 28 thousand (49%) are male and about 29 thousand (51%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandragiri mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandragiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 57,286 41,263 12,534 3,489 5,567
Male 28,334 20,400 6,137 1,797 2,881
Female 28,952 20,863 6,397 1,692 2,686

Most populated Villages in Chandragiri

Villages
Name Population
Chandragiri 20299
Arepalle 4546
Panapakam 3858
Mittapalem 3355
Thondawada 2783
Dornakambala 2543
Kalroadpalle 2065
Ithepalle 2017
Narasinga Puram 1983
Sanambatla 1880

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1021 in Muslims are 1047.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chandragiri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 57,286 53,574 3,278 235 5 2 2 3 187
Male 28,334 26,507 1,601 123 4 0 1 0 98
Female 28,952 27,067 1,677 112 1 2 1 3 89

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.3% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 5.7%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.4% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandragiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8% 6% 11% 22.4% -8.2%
Male 5.7% 3.4% 9.6% 21.9% -7.9%
Female 10.3% 8.8% 12.5% 22.9% -8.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1022 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 1042 and in schedule tribe is 942. There are 932 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandragiri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 51 27 8 -7
2011 1022 1023 1042 942 932
2001 979 972 1015 934 939

Villages with highest sex ratio in Chandragiri

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kotala 1130
Mamandur 1065
Sanambatla 1055
Narasinga Puram 1053
Chandragiri 1052
Ithepalle 1039
Mungilipattukothapalle 1038
Bheemavaram 1031
Pullaiahgari Palle 1026
Dornakambala 1026

Literacy

Total about 38 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 17 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandragiri is 74%. 82% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandragiri

Total Male Female
Change -1.7% -1.7% -1.4%
2011 74% 82.1% 66.1%
2001 75.7% 83.8% 67.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Chandragiri

Workers profile

Chandragiri has 42% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 29% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandragiri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 40.7% 0.9% 58.4%
Male 55% 54.2% 0.8% 45%
Female 28.5% 27.5% 1% 71.5%

Biggest Villages in Chandragiri