Penubaka Village, with population of 870 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Penubaka village is 3 km2 and it is the 30th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 266 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Penubaka village to Srikalahasti is 5 km. Pin code of Penubaka village is 517536. The village comes under Akkurthy&udamalapadu panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 107 km away.


The village is home to 870 people, among them 427 (49%) are male and 443 (51%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Penubaka village is 11%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 251 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 772. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.4% which is -6.9% lower than male population growth rate of 16.3%. General caste population has increased by 20.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3% and child population has decreased by -16.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1103, in schedule caste is 953 and in schedule tribe is 2333. There are 1136 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 489 people in the village are literate, among them 269 are male and 220 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Penubaka is 63%. 70% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Penubaka has 50% (437) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 45% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.