Nindra Mandal, with population of about 29 thousand is Chittoor district's the 5th 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 Nindra is the most populous village with population of 3899 and Samayapuram is the least populous village with population of 219. Athur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 14 km2 and Netteri is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 29 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (49%) are male and about 15 thousand (51%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nindra mandal is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 7369 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nindra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28,993 17,052 9,777 2,164 2,962
Male 14,341 8,439 4,832 1,070 1,492
Female 14,652 8,613 4,945 1,094 1,470

Most populated Villages in Nindra

Villages
Name Population
Nindra 3899
Iruguvai 3682
Athur 2821
Elakatur 2705
Koppedu Acharyula Khandriga 2363
Arur 2363
Kavanur 1919
Sri Ramapuram 1575
Padiri 1463
Agaram 1382

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 1022.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nindra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 28,993 28,570 262 15 5 1 8 0 132
Male 14,341 14,128 123 7 4 1 4 0 74
Female 14,652 14,442 139 8 1 0 4 0 58

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 5% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 2.8%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.9% and child population has decreased by -13.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nindra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.9% -2.5% 14.2% 16.9% -13.2%
Male 2.8% -3.4% 13.2% 12.5% -15.4%
Female 5% -1.6% 15.2% 21.6% -10.8%

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 1021, in schedule caste is 1023 and in schedule tribe is 1022. There are 985 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nindra

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 19 17 76 50
2011 1022 1021 1023 1022 985
2001 999 1002 1006 946 935

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nindra

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chavarambakam 1100
Koppedu Acharyula Khandriga 1073
Iruguvai 1062
Netteri 1049
Arur 1049
Kunama Raju Palem 1048
Kacharavedu 1047
Athur 1034
Agaram 1032
Kavanur 1026

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9772 are male and 7665 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nindra is 67%. 76% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nindra

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 3.9% 10.6%
2011 67% 76.1% 58.1%
2001 59.8% 72.2% 47.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nindra

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Samayapuram 97
Sri Ramapuram 71
Arur 71
Agaram 70
Koppedu Acharyula Khandriga 70
Chavarambakam 69
Iruguvai 68
Padiri 68
Nindra 68
Kacharavedu 66

Workers profile

Nindra has 53% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 47% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nindra

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.2% 41% 12.2% 46.8%
Male 59.3% 48.9% 10.4% 40.7%
Female 47.3% 33.3% 14% 52.7%

Biggest Villages in Nindra

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Athur 14.5
Agaram 11.6
Nindra 10.7
Elakatur 10.1
Padiri 9.1
Iruguvai 7.3
Chavarambakam 6.1
Kavanur 5.8
Arur 5.5
Kacharavedu 4.3