Krishnayapalem Village, with population of 2874 is Tadepalligudem sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Tadepalligudem sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Krishnayapalem village is 3 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 945 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tadepallegudem and distance from Krishnayapalem village to Tadepallegudem is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Krishnayapalem village is 534146. The village comes under Krishnayapalem panchayat. Tadepalligudem is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 58 km away.


The village is home to 2874 people, among them 1424 (50%) are male and 1450 (50%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Krishnayapalem village is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 900 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2788. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.1% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 1.1%. General caste population has decreased by -0.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -3.6% and child population has decreased by -0.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1046, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 1077. There are 829 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 39 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.


Total 2045 people in the village are literate, among them 987 are male and 1058 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Krishnayapalem is 79%. 78% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Krishnayapalem has 40% (1157) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 18% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.