Kavagunta Village, with population of 2583 is Pedavegi sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Pedavegi sub district of West Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kavagunta village is 5 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 555 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Eluru and distance from Kavagunta village to Eluru is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kavagunta village is 534003. The village comes under Kavagunta panchayat. Pedavegi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Eluru which is 12 km away.


The village is home to 2583 people, among them 1300 (50%) are male and 1283 (50%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kavagunta village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 678 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2188. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.4% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 23.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.3% and child population has decreased by -6.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 987 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 974, in schedule caste is 1004 and in schedule tribe is 1400. There are 919 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 112 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1474 people in the village are literate, among them 781 are male and 693 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kavagunta is 65%. 69% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Kavagunta has 55% (1408) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 47% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.