Pulicherla Mandal, with population of about 37 thousand is Chittoor district's the 17th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 15 villages in the sub district, among them Kallur is the most populous village with population of 8204 and Vallivetivaripalle is the least populous village with population of 872. E.Ramireddigari Palle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Vallivetivaripalle is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (51%) are male and about 18 thousand (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pulicherla mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9791 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pulicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37,108 30,933 5,386 789 3,598
Male 18,742 15,686 2,667 389 1,857
Female 18,366 15,247 2,719 400 1,741

Most populated Villages in Pulicherla

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 977 in Muslims are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pulicherla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 37,108 30,070 6,727 82 2 7 5 8 207
Male 18,742 15,211 3,379 42 2 3 1 3 101
Female 18,366 14,859 3,348 40 0 4 4 5 106

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -3.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -3.3% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of -4.2%. General caste population has decreased by -3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 5.2% and child population has decreased by -25.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pulicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.8% -3% -9.2% 5.2% -25.1%
Male -4.2% -3.2% -10.9% 6.6% -23.7%
Female -3.3% -2.7% -7.4% 3.9% -26.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 1019 and in schedule tribe is 1028. There are 938 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pulicherla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 5 38 -27 -34
2011 980 972 1019 1028 938
2001 971 967 981 1055 972

Villages with highest sex ratio in Pulicherla

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 9498 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pulicherla is 67%. 78% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pulicherla

Total Male Female
Change -2.8% -3.9% -1.5%
2011 67.5% 77.7% 57.1%
2001 70.3% 81.6% 58.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Pulicherla

Workers profile

Pulicherla has 48% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 38% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pulicherla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.4% 42.6% 5.7% 51.6%
Male 58.2% 52.5% 5.7% 41.8%
Female 38.4% 32.6% 5.8% 61.6%

Biggest Villages in Pulicherla