Kalavagunta Village, with population of 1525 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kalavagunta village is 33 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 46 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Kalavagunta village to Srikalahasti is 19 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kalavagunta village is 517620. The village comes under Kalavagunta&mannavaram panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 116 km away. 6.57 square kilometer (20%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1525 people, among them 774 (51%) are male and 751 (49%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 23% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalavagunta village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 399 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1374. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.8% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of 12.2%. General caste population has decreased by -1.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 46.7% and child population has decreased by -7.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 888. There are 957 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 183 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 728 people in the village are literate, among them 422 are male and 306 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalavagunta is 54%. 62% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Kalavagunta has 45% (685) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 33% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 28% are marginal workers.