Emboy Village, with population of 5206 is Bethamcherla sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Bethamcherla sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Emboy village is 30 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 174 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kurnool and distance from Emboy village to Kurnool is 48 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Emboy village is 518217. The village comes under Emboy&sankalapuram panchayat. Bethamcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 48 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5206 people, among them 2643 (51%) are male and 2563 (49%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Emboy village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1215 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Emboy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,206 3,754 1,431 21 712
Male 2,643 1,891 742 10 362
Female 2,563 1,863 689 11 350

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4578. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.9% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 12.6%. General caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.7% and child population has decreased by -4.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Emboy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.7% 14% 12.9% 16.7% -4.8%
Male 12.6% 12.3% 12.8% 100% -5.2%
Female 14.9% 15.8% 13.1% -15.4% -4.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 1100. There are 967 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Emboy

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 30 3 -1500 9
2011 970 985 929 1100 967
2001 951 955 926 2600 958

Literacy

Total 2490 people in the village are literate, among them 1570 are male and 920 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Emboy is 55%. 69% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Emboy

Total Male Female
Change 11.6% 10.4% 13.1%
2011 55.4% 68.8% 41.6%
2001 43.8% 58.4% 28.5%

Workers profile

Emboy has 59% (3069) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 58% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Emboy

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 59% 51.2% 7.8% 41%
Male 60.2% 56.9% 3.3% 39.8%
Female 57.6% 45.3% 12.4% 42.4%