Papanapalle Village, with population of 766 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 30th least populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Papanapalle village is 8 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 94 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Papanapalle village to Srikalahasti is 9 km. Pin code of Papanapalle village is 517620. The village comes under Brahmanapalle 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 122 km away. 0.92 square kilometer (11%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 766 people, among them 391 (51%) are male and 375 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Papanapalle village is 13%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 193 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 705. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.8% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of 9.5%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60% and child population has decreased by -14% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 1250 and in schedule tribe is 600. There are 1178 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 178 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 318 people in the village are literate, among them 205 are male and 113 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Papanapalle is 48%. 59% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Papanapalle has 57% (435) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 54% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.