Rayannapalem Village, with population of 4758 is Pedavegi sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Pedavegi sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rayannapalem village is 12 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 383 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Eluru and distance from Rayannapalem village to Eluru is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rayannapalem village is 534003. The village comes under Rayannapalem&ratnalakunta panchayat. Pedavegi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 4758 people, among them 2382 (50%) are male and 2376 (50%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rayannapalem village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1254 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4480. Female population growth rate of the village is 7% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has increased by 6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25% and child population has decreased by -20% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 1083. There are 850 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2852 people in the village are literate, among them 1465 are male and 1387 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rayannapalem is 67%. 69% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Workers profile

Rayannapalem has 50% (2392) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 36% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.