Poli Village, with population of 591 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 22nd least populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Poli village is 29 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 20 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Poli village to Srikalahasti is 22 km. Pin code of Poli village is 517620. The village comes under Poli panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 117 km away. 1.17 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 591 people, among them 297 (50%) are male and 294 (50%) are female. 31% of the whole population are from general caste, 69% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Poli village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 139 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 611. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.9% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of -2.6%. General caste population has decreased by -19.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.5% and child population has decreased by -5.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, in schedule caste is 1035. There are 946 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 296 people in the village are literate, among them 172 are male and 124 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Poli is 57%. 66% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -16%. Male literacy has gone down by -18% and female literacy rate has gone down by -13%.

Workers profile

Poli has 30% (179) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 6% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 30% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.