Yeleswaram Village, with population of about 33 thousand is Yeleswaram sub district's the most populous village, located in Yeleswaram sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Yeleswaram village is 15 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2197 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Peddapuram and distance from Yeleswaram village to Peddapuram is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Yeleswaram village is 533429. The village comes under Yeleswaram panchayat. Yeleswaram is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Kakinada which is 50 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 33 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (49%) are male and about 17 thousand (51%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Yeleswaram village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8212 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,957 23,914 7,615 1,428 3,749
Male 16,048 11,839 3,524 685 1,938
Female 16,909 12,075 4,091 743 1,811

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.7% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 0.6%. General caste population has decreased by -1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37.3% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.7% -1.6% 7.6% 37.3% -11.2%
Male 0.6% -2.3% 6.2% 32% -9.7%
Female 2.7% -0.9% 8.8% 42.6% -12.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1054 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1020, in schedule caste is 1161 and in schedule tribe is 1085. 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 15 28 81 -32
2011 1054 1020 1161 1085 934
2001 1032 1005 1133 1004 966

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the village are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 9642 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Yeleswaram is 68%. 73% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Yeleswaram

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 5.9% 5.8%
2011 68.3% 73.1% 63.9%
2001 62.6% 67.2% 58.1%

Workers profile

Yeleswaram has 36% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 16% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Yeleswaram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 32.6% 3.1% 64.3%
Male 56.7% 53.6% 3.1% 43.3%
Female 15.8% 12.7% 3.1% 84.2%