Devarapalle Village, with population of 2115 is Pamidi sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Pamidi sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Devarapalle village is 9 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 246 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Anantapur and distance from Devarapalle village to Anantapur is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Devarapalle village is 515775. The village comes under Devarapalle panchayat. Pamidi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 38 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2115 people, among them 1080 (51%) are male and 1035 (49%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devarapalle village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 507 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devarapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,115 1,737 378 0 256
Male 1,080 893 187 0 129
Female 1,035 844 191 0 127

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2032. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.5% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 1.9%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.4% and child population has decreased by -0.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devarapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.1% 1.6% 17.4% 0% -0.8%
Male 1.9% -0.8% 16.9% 0% -6.5%
Female 6.5% 4.2% 17.9% 0% 5.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 1021. There are 984 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devarapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 45 8 0 114
2011 958 945 1021 0 984
2001 917 900 1013 0 870

Literacy

Total 1180 people in the village are literate, among them 748 are male and 432 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devarapalle is 63%. 79% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devarapalle

Total Male Female
Change 8.7% 8.3% 9.7%
2011 63.5% 78.7% 47.6%
2001 54.8% 70.4% 37.9%

Workers profile

Devarapalle has 57% (1201) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 58% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devarapalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56.8% 23.7% 33.1% 43.2%
Male 55.9% 33.4% 22.5% 44.1%
Female 57.7% 13.5% 44.2% 42.3%