Ganti Village, with population of 4382 is Kothapeta sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Kothapeta sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ganti village is 4 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1147 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Amalapuram and distance from Ganti village to Amalapuram is 36 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ganti village is 533274. The village comes under Ganti panchayat. Kothapeta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Kakinada which is 72 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4382 people, among them 2204 (50%) are male and 2178 (50%) are female. 49% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganti village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1195 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,382 2,148 2,204 30 446
Male 2,204 1,072 1,115 17 227
Female 2,178 1,076 1,089 13 219

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4513. Female population growth rate of the village is -3% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -2.8%. General caste population has decreased by -6.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.8% and child population has decreased by -18.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3 -7 2 -27 -19
Male -3 -7 3 -32 -22
Female -3 -7 1 -19 -15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 765. There are 965 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganti

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 6 -14 125 72
2011 988 1,004 977 765 965
2001 991 998 991 640 893

Literacy

Total 3142 people in the village are literate, among them 1668 are male and 1474 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganti is 80%. 84% of male and 75% 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 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganti

Total Male Female
Change 6 5 7
2011 80 84 75
2001 74 80 68

Workers profile

Ganti has 44% (1930) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 27% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganti

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 40 4 56
Male 61 58 3 39
Female 27 22 5 73