Eddupenta Village, with population of 4639 is Dhone sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Dhone sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Eddupenta village is 33 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 139 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Eddupenta village to Dhone is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Eddupenta village is 518222. The village comes under Eddupenta panchayat. Dhone 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 64 km away. 2.07 square kilometer (6%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4639 people, among them 2432 (52%) are male and 2207 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Eddupenta village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1007 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Eddupenta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,639 4,102 520 17 615
Male 2,432 2,148 276 8 339
Female 2,207 1,954 244 9 276

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4047. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.5% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.4% and child population has decreased by -2.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Eddupenta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 14 22 21 -2
Male 16 15 26 0 2
Female 14 13 17 50 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 910, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 1125. There are 814 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 decreased by 83 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Eddupenta

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -13 -70 375 -83
2011 907 910 884 1,125 814
2001 925 923 954 750 897

Literacy

Total 2201 people in the village are literate, among them 1405 are male and 796 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Eddupenta is 55%. 67% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Eddupenta

Total Male Female
Change 14 12 15
2011 55 67 41
2001 41 55 26

Workers profile

Eddupenta has 61% (2830) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 63% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Eddupenta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 61 58 3 39
Male 59 58 1 41
Female 63 59 4 37