Vanapalle Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Kothapeta sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kothapeta sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vanapalle village is 17 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 633 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Amalapuram and distance from Vanapalle village to Amalapuram is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vanapalle village is 533228. The village comes under Vanapalle 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 76 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5564 (51%) are male and 5411 (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vanapalle village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3070 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vanapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,975 7,518 3,404 53 1,142
Male 5,564 3,811 1,725 28 578
Female 5,411 3,707 1,679 25 564

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.3% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of 3.7%. General caste population has increased by 2.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -18.5% and child population has decreased by -15.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vanapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3 2 6 -19 -16
Male 4 4 5 -22 -13
Female 2 1 7 -14 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 893. There are 976 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 51 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vanapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -28 16 87 -51
2011 973 973 973 893 976
2001 986 1,001 957 806 1,027

Literacy

Total 7404 people in the village are literate, among them 3957 are male and 3447 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vanapalle is 75%. 79% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vanapalle

Total Male Female
Change 9 7 11
2011 75 79 71
2001 67 73 61

Workers profile

Vanapalle has 41% (4530) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 21% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vanapalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41 37 4 59
Male 61 59 2 39
Female 21 15 5 79