Narayanavanam Mandal, with population of about 37 thousand is Chittoor district's the 16th 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 Palamangalam Dakshini is the most populous village with population of 3754 and Ipppam Thangal is the least populous village with population of 405. Aranyam Khandriga is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 9 km2 and Kondalacheruvu is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Narayanavanam Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (50%) are male and about 18 thousand (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Narayanavanam mandal is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9366 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 70% (about 26 thousand) live in Narayanavanam Sub District rural part and 30% (about 11 thousand) population live in the Narayanavanam Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Narayanavanam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37,041 24,641 10,417 1,983 3,999
Male 18,658 12,403 5,278 977 2,062
Female 18,383 12,238 5,139 1,006 1,937

Most populated Villages and Cities in Narayanavanam

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Palamangalam Dakshini 3754 Narayanavanam 11253
Aranyam Khandriga 3561
Thumbur 3220
Keelagaram 2564
Erikambattu 1948
Kondalacheruvu 1835
Bheemunicheruvu 1653
Kasimmitta 1298
Samudayam 1089
Kalyanapuram 1038

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 985.

Religion wise population 2011 - Narayanavanam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 37,041 36,788 153 26 0 0 2 3 69
Male 18,658 18,530 76 11 0 0 2 1 38
Female 18,383 18,258 77 15 0 0 0 2 31

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.5% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 4.1%. General caste population has increased by 2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.5% and child population has decreased by -17.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Narayanavanam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.8% 2.5% 5.8% 10.5% -17.4%
Male 4.1% 3.2% 5.4% 9.8% -19%
Female 3.5% 1.9% 6.2% 11.3% -15.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 985 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 1030. There are 939 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Narayanavanam

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -12 8 14 38
2011 985 987 974 1030 939
2001 991 999 966 1016 901

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Narayanavanam

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kasimmitta 1138 Narayanavanam 988
Venkata Krishna Palem 1028
Thumbur 1015
Kalyanapuram 1012
Boppa Raju Palem 1008
Erikambattu 1004
Samudayam 991
Aranyam Khandriga 985
Bheemunicheruvu 982
Thiruvatyam 981

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Narayanavanam is 71%. 80% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Narayanavanam

Total Male Female
Change -3.8% -4.9% -3.0%
2011 71.5% 80.4% 62.4%
2001 75.3% 85.3% 65.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Narayanavanam

Workers profile

Narayanavanam has 44% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 32% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Narayanavanam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.3% 42.8% 1.5% 55.7%
Male 56% 55% 1% 44%
Female 32.3% 30.3% 2% 67.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Narayanavanam

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Aranyam Khandriga 9 Narayanavanam 1.7
Palamangalam Dakshini 8.3
Thumbur 7.1
Kasimmitta 4.7
Keelagaram 4.3
Erikambattu 3.7
Thiruvatyam 3.4
Boppa Raju Palem 2.9
Kalyanapuram 1.9
Bheemunicheruvu 1.7