Vijayapuram Mandal, with population of about 30 thousand is Chittoor district's the 6th least populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 17 villages in the sub district, among them Vijaya Puram is the most populous village with population of 3750 and Sami Reddi Khandriga is the least populous village with population of 525. Vijaya Puram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Sami Reddi Khandriga is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 30 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (50%) are male and about 15 thousand (50%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vijayapuram mandal is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 7957 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vijayapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30,048 18,518 9,799 1,731 3,114
Male 14,952 9,187 4,881 884 1,592
Female 15,096 9,331 4,918 847 1,522

Most populated Villages in Vijayapuram

Villages
Name Population
Vijaya Puram 3750
Pannur 3254
Sriharipuram 2582
Alapakam 2546
Kothuru Venkatapuram 2309
Kaliambakam 2101
Patha Arcot 2082
Illathuru 1932
Mangalam 1457
Buchivanatham 1363

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1009 in Christians are 932.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vijayapuram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 30,048 29,471 186 313 3 1 1 0 73
Male 14,952 14,666 87 162 3 1 0 0 33
Female 15,096 14,805 99 151 0 0 1 0 40

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 4.4% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 0.6%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14.5% and child population has decreased by -7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vijayapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.5% -2.5% 11.1% 14.5% -7%
Male 0.6% -3.5% 6.2% 18% -9.2%
Female 4.4% -1.4% 16.5% 11% -4.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1010 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1016, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 958. There are 956 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vijayapuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 21 89 -61 46
2011 1010 1016 1008 958 956
2001 972 995 919 1019 910

Villages with highest sex ratio in Vijayapuram

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Buchivanatham 1302
Sami Reddi Khandriga 1143
Maharaja Puram 1049
Gangamamba Puram 1042
Kalikapuram 1042
Ella Samudram 1040
Alapakam 1030
Illathuru 1017
Kaliambakam 1014
Sriharipuram 1006

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9801 are male and 7552 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vijayapuram is 64%. 73% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vijayapuram

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.1% 7.4%
2011 64.4% 73.4% 55.6%
2001 59.8% 71.3% 48.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Vijayapuram

Workers profile

Vijayapuram has 53% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 47% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vijayapuram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.9% 45.2% 7.8% 47.1%
Male 59.2% 52.6% 6.6% 40.8%
Female 46.8% 37.9% 8.9% 53.2%

Biggest Villages in Vijayapuram