Mallepalle Village, with population of 8149 is Gandepalle sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Gandepalle sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mallepalle village is 27 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 299 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Peddapuram and distance from Mallepalle village to Peddapuram is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mallepalle village is 533435. The village comes under Mallepalle & K.gopalapuram panchayat. Gandepalle is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Kakinada which is 43 km away. 4.51 square kilometer (17%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8149 people, among them 4017 (49%) are male and 4132 (51%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mallepalle village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2426 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mallepalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,149 6,830 998 321 868
Male 4,017 3,383 485 149 441
Female 4,132 3,447 513 172 427

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7814. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.1% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has increased by 3.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -0.9% and child population has decreased by -19.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mallepalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.3% 3.6% 11.5% -0.9% -19.4%
Male 2.5% 2.8% 3.4% -5.7% -19.7%
Female 6.1% 4.4% 20.4% 3.6% -19.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1029 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, in schedule caste is 1058 and in schedule tribe is 1154. There are 968 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mallepalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 16 150 103 6
2011 1029 1019 1058 1154 968
2001 994 1003 908 1051 962

Literacy

Total 4171 people in the village are literate, among them 2131 are male and 2040 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mallepalle is 57%. 60% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mallepalle

Total Male Female
Change 10.5% 9.3% 11.9%
2011 57.3% 59.6% 55.1%
2001 46.8% 50.3% 43.2%

Workers profile

Mallepalle has 42% (3453) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 24% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mallepalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.4% 36.6% 5.7% 57.6%
Male 61.1% 54.2% 6.9% 38.9%
Female 24.1% 19.6% 4.6% 75.9%