Gutupalle Village, with population of 5155 is Bethamcherla sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Bethamcherla sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gutupalle village is 50 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Gutupalle village to Dhone is 34 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gutupalle village is 518217. The village comes under Gutupalle&rahimanpuram 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 74 km away. 9.79 square kilometer (19%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5155 people, among them 2607 (51%) are male and 2548 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gutupalle village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1201 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gutupalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,155 4,452 702 1 770
Male 2,607 2,264 343 0 386
Female 2,548 2,188 359 1 384

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4534. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.8% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -95.5% and child population has increased by 6.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gutupalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 15 11 -96 7
Male 12 13 8 -100 9
Female 16 17 14 -92 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 966, in schedule caste is 1047. There are 995 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gutupalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 34 53 -1,444 -42
2011 977 966 1,047 0 995
2001 943 932 994 1,444 1,037

Literacy

Total 2452 people in the village are literate, among them 1481 are male and 971 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gutupalle is 56%. 67% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gutupalle

Total Male Female
Change 14 11 18
2011 56 67 45
2001 42 56 27

Workers profile

Gutupalle has 61% (3141) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 59% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 45% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gutupalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 61 27 34 39
Male 63 40 23 37
Female 59 14 45 41