Thavanampalle Mandal, with population of about 54 thousand is Chittoor district's the 25th most populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 24 villages in the sub district, among them Aragonda is the most populous village with population of 5392 and Govindareddipalle is the least populous village with population of 527. Aragonda is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Govindareddipalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 54 thousand people, among them about 27 thousand (50%) are male and about 27 thousand (50%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thavanampalle mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thavanampalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53,708 34,806 17,482 1,420 5,265
Male 26,738 17,265 8,767 706 2,722
Female 26,970 17,541 8,715 714 2,543

Most populated Villages in Thavanampalle

Villages
Name Population
Aragonda 5392
Patnam 5226
Thavanampalle 4387
Thavanampalle Puttur 3973
Mathyam 3043
Cherlopalle 2941
Paimagham 2776
Uthara Brahmanapalle 2457
Gandupalle 2300
Gurukavaripalle 2226

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1005 in Muslims are 1131.

Religion wise population 2011 - Thavanampalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 53,708 51,534 1,867 156 9 7 12 10 113
Male 26,738 25,709 876 81 5 3 6 8 50
Female 26,970 25,825 991 75 4 4 6 2 63

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 52 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.8% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 3.1%. General caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.4% and child population has decreased by -14.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thavanampalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% 1.8% 6.1% 12.4% -14.8%
Male 3.1% 1.6% 5.4% 10.1% -13.9%
Female 3.8% 2% 6.7% 14.8% -15.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1009 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1016, in schedule caste is 994 and in schedule tribe is 1011. There are 934 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thavanampalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 4 12 41 -20
2011 1009 1016 994 1011 934
2001 1001 1012 982 970 954

Villages with highest sex ratio in Thavanampalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Sarakallu 1096
Pallecheruvu 1092
Aragonda 1054
Kattakindapalle 1053
Mathyam 1026
Karakampalle 1025
Thavanampalle Puttur 1023
Paimagham 1023
Diguva Thadakara 1018
Gandupalle 1018

Literacy

Total about 35 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thavanampalle is 73%. 82% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Thavanampalle

Total Male Female
Change 0.1% -1.7% 2.1%
2011 73.3% 81.7% 65%
2001 73.2% 83.4% 62.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Thavanampalle

Workers profile

Thavanampalle has 47% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 36% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thavanampalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.5% 42.7% 4.8% 52.5%
Male 59.6% 55.5% 4.1% 40.4%
Female 35.5% 30% 5.6% 64.5%

Biggest Villages in Thavanampalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Aragonda 17.1
Patnam 16.2
Mallakunta 9.5
Eachaneri 9.3
Cherlopalle 8.9
Thavanampalle 8.2
Paimagham 7.7
Thavanampalle Puttur 7.5
Uthara Brahmanapalle 7.5
Madhavaram 6.7