Kothakota Village, with population of 2524 is Dhone sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Dhone sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kothakota village is 25 km2 and it is the 7th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 101 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Kothakota village to Dhone is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kothakota village is 518222. The village comes under Kothakota panchayat. Dhone 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 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2524 people, among them 1300 (52%) are male and 1224 (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothakota village is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 547 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kothakota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,524 1,880 496 148 277
Male 1,300 969 262 69 136
Female 1,224 911 234 79 141

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2288. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.7% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 8.2%. General caste population has increased by 7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.6% and child population has decreased by -3.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 7 16 40 -3
Male 8 7 11 17 -12
Female 13 7 24 68 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 942 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, in schedule caste is 893 and in schedule tribe is 1145. There are 1037 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 180 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 2 96 348 180
2011 942 940 893 1,145 1,037
2001 903 938 797 797 857

Literacy

Total 1363 people in the village are literate, among them 858 are male and 505 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothakota is 61%. 74% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total Male Female
Change 4 4 4
2011 61 74 47
2001 57 70 43

Workers profile

Kothakota has 63% (1578) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 64% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kothakota

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 63 53 10 38
Male 61 54 8 39
Female 64 51 13 36