Vattem Village, with population of 4918 is Bijinapalle sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Bijinapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Vattem village is 24 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 201 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Vattem village to Wanaparthy is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vattem village is 509203. The village comes under Vattem panchayat. Bijinapalle is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 37 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4918 people, among them 2450 (50%) are male and 2468 (50%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vattem village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1043 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vattem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,918 3,460 825 633 644
Male 2,450 1,727 407 316 333
Female 2,468 1,733 418 317 311

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4180. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.4% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 44.2% and child population has increased by 3.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vattem

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.7% 13% 21.5% 44.2% 3.5%
Male 16.9% 13.2% 17.3% 42.3% 1.8%
Female 18.4% 12.8% 25.9% 46.1% 5.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1027 and in schedule tribe is 1003. There are 934 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vattem

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 -4 70 26 32
2011 1007 1003 1027 1003 934
2001 995 1007 957 977 902

Literacy

Total 2124 people in the village are literate, among them 1289 are male and 835 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vattem is 50%. 61% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vattem

Total Male Female
Change 6.0% 4.2% 7.8%
2011 49.7% 60.9% 38.7%
2001 43.7% 56.7% 30.9%

Workers profile

Vattem has 49% (2425) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 46% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vattem

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.3% 35.4% 13.9% 50.7%
Male 52.5% 40.3% 12.2% 47.5%
Female 46.1% 30.6% 15.6% 53.9%