Modekurru Village, with population of 6362 is Kothapeta sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Kothapeta sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Modekurru village is 5 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1165 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Amalapuram and distance from Modekurru village to Amalapuram is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Modekurru village is 533229. The village comes under Modekurru 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 6362 people, among them 3154 (50%) are male and 3208 (50%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Modekurru village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1783 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Modekurru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,362 4,795 1,510 57 586
Male 3,154 2,388 738 28 310
Female 3,208 2,407 772 29 276

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6333. Female population growth rate of the village is 1% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of -0.1%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.9% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Modekurru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1 2 -4 24 -23
Male -0 1 -6 33 -25
Female 1 2 -2 16 -20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 1046 and in schedule tribe is 1036. There are 890 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Modekurru

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 3 42 -154 61
2011 1,017 1,008 1,046 1,036 890
2001 1,006 1,005 1,004 1,190 829

Literacy

Total 4643 people in the village are literate, among them 2426 are male and 2217 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Modekurru is 80%. 85% of male and 76% 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 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Modekurru

Total Male Female
Change 4 4 3
2011 80 85 76
2001 77 82 72

Workers profile

Modekurru has 40% (2542) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 21% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Modekurru

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 33 7 60
Male 59 55 5 41
Female 21 11 10 79