Gollagutta Village, with population of 2094 is Bethamcherla sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Bethamcherla sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gollagutta village is 5 km2 and it is the smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 386 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nandyal and distance from Gollagutta village to Nandyal is 40 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gollagutta village is 518217. The village comes under Gollagutta panchayat. Bethamcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 62 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2094 people, among them 1042 (50%) are male and 1052 (50%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 45% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gollagutta village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 547 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gollagutta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,094 1,153 941 0 289
Male 1,042 583 459 0 152
Female 1,052 570 482 0 137

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1938. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.6% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 7.5%. General caste population has increased by 9.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6% and child population has increased by 13.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gollagutta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8% 9.8% 6% 0% 13.3%
Male 7.5% 9.6% 5% 0% 26.7%
Female 8.6% 10% 6.9% 0% 1.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1010 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 1050. There are 901 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 224 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gollagutta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 4 18 0 -224
2011 1010 978 1050 0 901
2001 1000 974 1032 0 1125

Literacy

Total 913 people in the village are literate, among them 570 are male and 343 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gollagutta is 51%. 64% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gollagutta

Total Male Female
Change 0.8% -0.1% 2.2%
2011 50.6% 64% 37.5%
2001 49.8% 64.1% 35.3%

Workers profile

Gollagutta has 61% (1280) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 58% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 55% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gollagutta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 61.1% 58.4% 2.8% 38.9%
Male 64.3% 61.4% 2.9% 35.7%
Female 58% 55.3% 2.7% 42%