Santhipuram Mandal Rural Part, with population of about 62 thousand is Chittoor district's the 5th most rural populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 60 villages in the sub district, among them Rallabaduguru is the most populous village with rural population of 4397 and Bennayanuru is the least populous village with rural population of 14. Muddanapalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an rural area of 11 km2 and Gellapalledinne is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 31 thousand (51%) are male and about 30 thousand (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Santhipuram mandal rural part is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Santhipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,789 53,836 7,291 662 7,539
Male 31,431 27,495 3,621 315 3,938
Female 30,358 26,341 3,670 347 3,601

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 963 in Muslims are 980.

Religion wise population 2011 - Santhipuram

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 61,789 56,797 4,138 150 8 10 7 18 661
Male 31,431 28,937 2,090 66 6 7 4 9 312
Female 30,358 27,860 2,048 84 2 3 3 9 349

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 21.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 51 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19.8% which is -3% lower than male population growth rate of 22.8%. General caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 100% and child population has decreased by -9.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Santhipuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.3% 20.3% 24.4% 100% -9.7%
Male 22.8% 21.8% 27.1% 77% -7%
Female 19.8% 18.7% 21.8% 126.8% -12.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 1014 and in schedule tribe is 1102. There are 914 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Santhipuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -24 -44 242 -58
2011 966 958 1014 1102 914
2001 990 982 1058 860 972

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Santhipuram is 63%. 72% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Santhipuram

Total Male Female
Change 13.0% 9.4% 16.5%
2011 62.8% 72% 53.4%
2001 49.8% 62.6% 36.9%

Workers profile

Santhipuram has 54% (about 33 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 50% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Santhipuram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.2% 48% 6.2% 45.8%
Male 58.1% 52.5% 5.6% 41.9%
Female 50.2% 43.3% 6.8% 49.8%