Kotha Buruju Village, with population of 2152 is Dhone sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Dhone sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kotha Buruju village is 17 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 128 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Kotha Buruju village to Dhone is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kotha Buruju village is 518222. The village comes under Kotari panchayat. Dhone is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 75 km away. 2.6 square kilometer (15%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2152 people, among them 1073 (50%) are male and 1079 (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kotha Buruju village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 471 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kotha Buruju

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,152 1,844 166 142 289
Male 1,073 916 88 69 154
Female 1,079 928 78 73 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2104. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.5% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of -0.7%. General caste population has increased by 19%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -49.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -36.6% and child population has decreased by -12.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kotha Buruju

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2 19 -50 -37 -12
Male -1 15 -48 -41 -5
Female 6 23 -51 -32 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 886 and in schedule tribe is 1058. There are 877 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 154 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kotha Buruju

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 63 -55 127 -154
2011 1,006 1,013 886 1,058 877
2001 946 950 941 931 1,031

Literacy

Total 989 people in the village are literate, among them 593 are male and 396 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kotha Buruju is 53%. 65% 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 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kotha Buruju

Total Male Female
Change 11 7 16
2011 53 65 42
2001 43 58 26

Workers profile

Kotha Buruju has 58% (1240) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 54% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kotha Buruju

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 58 54 4 42
Male 61 59 2 39
Female 54 49 5 46