Jagannadhapuram Village, with population of 4706 is Pedavegi sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Pedavegi sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jagannadhapuram village is 10 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 487 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Eluru and distance from Jagannadhapuram village to Eluru is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jagannadhapuram village is 534003. The village comes under Jagannadhapuram&janampeta panchayat. Pedavegi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 4706 people, among them 2487 (53%) are male and 2219 (47%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 39% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jagannadhapuram village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1159 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4206. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.4% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 14.2%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -36.4% and child population has decreased by -19.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 824, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 971 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 93 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3475 people in the village are literate, among them 1925 are male and 1550 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jagannadhapuram is 81%. 85% of male and 77% 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%.

Workers profile

Jagannadhapuram has 52% (2432) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 45% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.