Kuppam Mandal, with population of about 1.2 lakh is Chittoor district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Chittoor district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 62 villages in the sub district, among them Adavi Budugur is the most populous village with population of 7949 and Nimmakampalle is the least populous village with population of 113. Kangundi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 209 km2 and Venkatesapuram is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Kuppam Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.2 lakh people, among them about 61 thousand (51%) are male and about 60 thousand (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuppam mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 27 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 99 thousand) live in Kuppam Sub District rural part and 18% (about 22 thousand) population live in the Kuppam Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kuppam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 120,479 101,956 16,850 1,673 15,348
Male 60,956 51,766 8,335 855 7,931
Female 59,523 50,190 8,515 818 7,417

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kuppam

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Adavi Budugur 7949 Kuppam 21963
Chinnakurbalapalle (Rural) 7748
Kangundi 5369
Ekarlapalle 4626
Bevanapalle 4515
Kangundi 3960
Ponnangur 3364
Bairaganipalle (Rural) 3230
Mittapalle 2878
Kothapalle 2822

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 979 in Muslims are 945.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kuppam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 120,479 110,849 8,611 443 19 6 22 5 524
Male 60,956 56,019 4,427 210 11 4 10 2 273
Female 59,523 54,830 4,184 233 8 2 12 3 251

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 17.3% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 16.8%. General caste population has increased by 16.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 64.3% and child population has decreased by -3.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kuppam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17% 16.3% 18.2% 64.3% -3.8%
Male 16.8% 16.3% 16% 66.3% -2.7%
Female 17.3% 16.3% 20.5% 62.3% -5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 1022 and in schedule tribe is 957. There are 935 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kuppam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 0 39 -24 -22
2011 976 970 1022 957 935
2001 972 970 983 981 957

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kuppam

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bodaguttapalle 1155 Kuppam 980
Kamathamur 1083
Chalarlapalle 1083
Gonugur 1070
Seegalapalle 1065
Krishnadasanapalle 1056
Bandasettipalle (Rural) 1040
Chinnakurbalapalle (Rural) 1034
Urinayanikothur 1034
Nadimur 1034

Literacy

Total about 68 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 38 thousand are male and about 30 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuppam is 65%. 72% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kuppam

Total Male Female
Change 12.1% 9.1% 15.2%
2011 64.8% 72.4% 57.1%
2001 52.7% 63.3% 41.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kuppam

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kamathamur 81 Kuppam 84
Chinnakurbalapalle (Rural) 77
Krishnadasanapalle 74
Pedda Bangarunatham 72
Gattappanayanipalle 72
Marapalle 71
Rajanam 71
Kathimanipalle 69
Avulanatham 68
Koormanipalle 68

Workers profile

Kuppam has 50% (about 60 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 41% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kuppam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.6% 42.2% 7.4% 50.4%
Male 58.5% 52.5% 6% 41.5%
Female 40.5% 31.7% 8.8% 59.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kuppam

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kangundi 208.7 Kuppam 3.1
Adavi Budugur 28.4
Chinnaobba 12.9
Nadimur 9.7
Koormanipalle 9.6
Ekarlapalle 8.8
Kangundi 8.1
Noolakunta 6.9
Krishnadasanapalle 6.9
Bairaganipalle (Rural) 5.9