Jegurupadu Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Kadiam sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Kadiam sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jegurupadu village is 25 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 456 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rajahmundry and distance from Jegurupadu village to Rajahmundry is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jegurupadu village is 533126. The village comes under Jegurupadu,madhavarayudupalem panchayat. Kadiam 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 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5790 (50%) are male and 5780 (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jegurupadu village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3375 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jegurupadu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,570 9,273 2,115 182 1,172
Male 5,790 4,638 1,058 94 600
Female 5,780 4,635 1,057 88 572

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 10% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 10.5%. General caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 58.3% and child population has decreased by -12.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jegurupadu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 12 3 58 -13
Male 11 12 3 45 -10
Female 10 11 2 76 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 999, in schedule caste is 999 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 953 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jegurupadu

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -5 -14 167 -73
2011 998 999 999 936 953
2001 1,003 1,004 1,013 769 1,026

Literacy

Total 6910 people in the village are literate, among them 3489 are male and 3421 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jegurupadu is 66%. 67% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jegurupadu

Total Male Female
Change 3 3 3
2011 67 67 66
2001 63 64 63

Workers profile

Jegurupadu has 39% (4552) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 18% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jegurupadu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39 38 1 61
Male 61 60 1 40
Female 18 17 1 82