Vegivadavaram Village, with population of 4763 is Pedavegi sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Pedavegi sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vegivadavaram village is 10 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 494 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Eluru and distance from Vegivadavaram village to Eluru is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vegivadavaram village is 534003. The village comes under Vegivadavaram panchayat. Pedavegi 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 14 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4763 people, among them 2392 (50%) are male and 2371 (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vegivadavaram village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1277 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4403. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.9% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 8.5%. General caste population has increased by 4.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 58%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -48.1% and child population has decreased by -0.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1018, in schedule caste is 831 and in schedule tribe is 688. There are 948 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 246 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 2995 people in the village are literate, among them 1576 are male and 1419 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vegivadavaram is 70%. 74% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Vegivadavaram has 50% (2367) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 39% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.