Veerampalem Village, with population of 4316 is Tadepalligudem sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Tadepalligudem sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Veerampalem village is 12 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 362 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Tadepallegudem and distance from Veerampalem village to Tadepallegudem is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Veerampalem village is 534101. The village comes under Veerampalem&bangarugudem panchayat. Tadepalligudem is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 70 km away.
The village is home to 4316 people, among them 2140 (50%) are male and 2176 (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Veerampalem village is 10%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 1304 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3748. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of 13.8%. General caste population has increased by 10.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 740% and child population has decreased by -5.3% in the village since last census.
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 1034, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 1211. There are 1164 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 107 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 2513 people in the village are literate, among them 1267 are male and 1246 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Veerampalem is 65%. 66% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.
Veerampalem has 51% (2219) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 40% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.