Vemagiri Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Kadiam sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kadiam sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vemagiri village is 9 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1629 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rajahmundry and distance from Vemagiri village to Rajahmundry is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vemagiri village is 533125. The village comes under Vemagiri panchayat. Kadiam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Kakinada which is 64 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7333 (50%) are male and 7280 (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vemagiri village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 3964 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vemagiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,613 12,081 2,392 140 1,537
Male 7,333 6,079 1,178 76 767
Female 7,280 6,002 1,214 64 770

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.5% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 6.9%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 72.8% and child population has decreased by -10.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vemagiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7 10 -11 73 -10
Male 7 11 -11 105 -15
Female 7 10 -10 46 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 993 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 842. There are 1004 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vemagiri

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -2 8 -347 94
2011 993 987 1,031 842 1,004
2001 997 989 1,023 1,189 910

Literacy

Total 9787 people in the village are literate, among them 5156 are male and 4631 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vemagiri is 75%. 79% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vemagiri

Total Male Female
Change 6 5 6
2011 75 79 71
2001 69 73 65

Workers profile

Vemagiri has 38% (5526) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 16% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vemagiri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38 34 4 62
Male 60 55 5 40
Female 16 13 2 84