Vadamalapeta Mandal, with population of about 32 thousand is Chittoor district's the 9th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 19 villages in the sub district, among them Vadamala is the most populous village with population of 4630 and Pachikalva is the least populous village with population of 340. S.V. Puram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 15 km2 and Ramasamudram is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (50%) are male and about 16 thousand (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vadamalapeta mandal is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 8588 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vadamalapeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,407 21,661 8,077 2,669 3,053
Male 16,196 10,907 3,951 1,338 1,604
Female 16,211 10,754 4,126 1,331 1,449

Most populated Villages in Vadamalapeta

Villages
Name Population
Vadamala 4630
S.V. Puram 3938
Sri Bommaraju Puram 3295
Seetharama Puram 3281
Pathiputhuru 2942
Thirumandyam 2438
Alimelu Manga Puram 1831
Padiredu 1548
Kayam 1518
T.C.Agraharam 1425

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 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1003 in Muslims are 915.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vadamalapeta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 32,407 31,652 605 100 6 3 1 0 40
Male 16,196 15,805 316 51 2 2 0 0 20
Female 16,211 15,847 289 49 4 1 1 0 20

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.4% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 3.8%. General caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.1% and child population has decreased by -20.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vadamalapeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.6% 4.4% 0.1% 8.1% -20.9%
Male 3.8% 5.4% -1.3% 6.7% -19.4%
Female 3.4% 3.4% 1.5% 9.5% -22.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 986, in schedule caste is 1044 and in schedule tribe is 995. There are 903 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 decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vadamalapeta

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -19 29 25 -39
2011 1001 986 1044 995 903
2001 1005 1005 1015 970 942

Villages with highest sex ratio in Vadamalapeta

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Vemapuram 1180
Pachikalva 1125
T.C.Agraharam 1036
Pudi 1034
Alimelu Manga Puram 1034
Sri Bommaraju Puram 1024
Thirumandyam 1022
Kadirimangalam 1014
Ramasamudram 1012
Vadamala 1011

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9456 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vadamalapeta is 73%. 81% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vadamalapeta

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 2.6% 7.1%
2011 72.5% 81% 64.1%
2001 67.6% 78.4% 57%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Vadamalapeta

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Pudi 92
Pathiputhuru 79
Ayyannagaripalle 78
Vadamala 77
Kallur 75
Alimelu Manga Puram 75
Kayam 73
Vemapuram 73
S.V. Puram 72
Kadirimangalam 71

Workers profile

Vadamalapeta has 47% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 37% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vadamalapeta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.4% 37.2% 10.2% 52.6%
Male 57.6% 47.8% 9.8% 42.4%
Female 37.2% 26.5% 10.7% 62.8%

Biggest Villages in Vadamalapeta

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
S.V. Puram 15
Seetharama Puram 10.2
Pudi 10
Sri Bommaraju Puram 9.1
Kallur 7.8
Alimelu Manga Puram 6.6
Vadamala 6.3
Thirumandyam 6.3
Padiredu Aranyam 3.7
Padiredu 3.7