Vijayarai Village, with population of 4038 is Pedavegi sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Pedavegi sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vijayarai village is 10 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 392 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Eluru and distance from Vijayarai village to Eluru is 13 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vijayarai village is 534003. The village comes under Vijayarai panchayat. Pedavegi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 13 km away.
The village is home to 4038 people, among them 2011 (50%) are male and 2027 (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 Vijayarai village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1127 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 0.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4035. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.7% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of -1.5%. General caste population has increased by 2.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -14.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -35.9% and child population has decreased by -28.4% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1008 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 1025 and in schedule tribe is 1273. There are 1031 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 212 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 2836 people in the village are literate, among them 1486 are male and 1350 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vijayarai is 78%. 82% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.
Vijayarai has 49% (1970) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 35% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.