Ambapuram Village, with population of 2058 is Bethamcherla sub district's the least populous village, located in Bethamcherla sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ambapuram village is 6 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 337 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Ambapuram village to Dhone is 29 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ambapuram village is 518217. The village comes under Ambapuram panchayat. Bethamcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 66 km away. 0.17 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2058 people, among them 1056 (51%) are male and 1002 (49%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambapuram village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 591 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,058 1,287 771 0 247
Male 1,056 645 411 0 129
Female 1,002 642 360 0 118

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1924. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.9% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of 8%. General caste population has increased by 3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.7% and child population has decreased by -5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7% 3.8% 12.7% 0% -5%
Male 8% 2.5% 17.8% 0% -7.2%
Female 5.9% 5.1% 7.5% 0% -2.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 876. There are 915 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 44 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambapuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 24 -84 0 44
2011 949 995 876 0 915
2001 967 971 960 0 871

Literacy

Total 1082 people in the village are literate, among them 669 are male and 413 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambapuram is 60%. 72% of male and 47% 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 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambapuram

Total Male Female
Change 1.8% 0.4% 2.9%
2011 59.7% 72.2% 46.7%
2001 57.9% 71.8% 43.8%

Workers profile

Ambapuram has 68% (1406) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 70% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambapuram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 68.3% 55.5% 12.8% 31.7%
Male 66.8% 60.5% 6.3% 33.2%
Female 70% 50.3% 19.7% 30%