Katrimala Village, with population of 2438 is Pamidi sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Pamidi sub district of Anantapur district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Katrimala village is 15 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 160 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Anantapur and distance from Katrimala village to Anantapur is 50 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Katrimala village is 515775. The village comes under Katrimala panchayat. Pamidi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Anantapur which is 50 km away. 1.43 square kilometer (9%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2438 people, among them 1277 (52%) are male and 1161 (48%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katrimala village is 12%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 568 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Katrimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,438 1,643 338 457 294
Male 1,277 858 173 246 165
Female 1,161 785 165 211 129

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2176. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.4% which is -11.3% lower than male population growth rate of 17.7%. General caste population has increased by 7.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.5% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Katrimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 7 22 25 -4
Male 18 11 25 41 0
Female 6 3 19 9 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 858. There are 782 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 97 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Katrimala

Total General SC ST Child
Change -97 -68 -46 -251 -73
2011 909 915 954 858 782
2001 1,006 983 1,000 1,109 855

Literacy

Total 1153 people in the village are literate, among them 712 are male and 441 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katrimala is 54%. 64% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Katrimala

Total Male Female
Change 3 3 1
2011 54 64 43
2001 51 61 41

Workers profile

Katrimala has 58% (1409) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 60% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Katrimala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 58 48 10 42
Male 56 49 7 44
Female 60 46 14 40