Venkatagirikota Mandal, with population of about 88 thousand is Chittoor district's the 9th most populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 32 villages in the sub district, among them Venkatagirikota is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Chinna Kongatam is the least populous village with population of 11. Mudaramdoddi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Tirumala Pichigundlapalle is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 88 thousand people, among them about 44 thousand (50%) are male and about 44 thousand (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Venkatagirikota mandal is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 19 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Venkatagirikota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 88,321 73,587 11,849 2,885 11,361
Male 44,296 36,935 5,947 1,414 5,689
Female 44,025 36,652 5,902 1,471 5,672

Most populated Villages in Venkatagirikota

Villages
Name Population
Venkatagirikota 12803
Mudaramdoddi 8866
Patrapalle 7762
Krishnapuram 4947
Jounipalle 4738
Padigalakuppam 4312
Yalakallu 3965
Gonumakulapalle 3673
Thota Kanuma 3596
Kongatam 2976

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 996 in Muslims are 979.

Religion wise population 2011 - Venkatagirikota

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 88,321 70,064 17,837 205 25 1 27 2 160
Male 44,296 35,098 9,011 93 9 0 13 1 71
Female 44,025 34,966 8,826 112 16 1 14 1 89

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 75 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.5% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 17.3%. General caste population has increased by 18%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.8% and child population has decreased by -5.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Venkatagirikota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.9% 18% 14.3% 30.8% -5.3%
Male 17.3% 17.2% 15.1% 28.4% -6.9%
Female 18.5% 18.8% 13.4% 33.2% -3.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 1040. There are 997 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Venkatagirikota

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 13 -16 37 33
2011 994 992 992 1040 997
2001 984 979 1008 1003 964

Villages with highest sex ratio in Venkatagirikota

Literacy

Total about 51 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 29 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Venkatagirikota is 66%. 74% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Venkatagirikota

Total Male Female
Change 6.1% 2.8% 9.4%
2011 65.9% 74.4% 57.3%
2001 59.8% 71.6% 47.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Venkatagirikota

Workers profile

Venkatagirikota has 50% (about 44 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 41% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Venkatagirikota

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.9% 44.7% 5.2% 50.1%
Male 58.5% 54.2% 4.3% 41.5%
Female 41.2% 35.2% 6% 58.8%

Biggest Villages in Venkatagirikota

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Mudaramdoddi 17.9
Krishnapuram 14.7
Thota Kanuma 12.4
Jounipalle 12.3
Padigalakuppam 10.1
Yalakallu 10
Gonumakulapalle 9.9
Panuganipalle 9.1
Kothakota 8.4
Bairupalle 8.3