Appalayagunta Village, with population of 845 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Appalayagunta village is 0 km2 and it is the smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2485 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Appalayagunta village to Srikalahasti is 2 km. Pin code of Appalayagunta village is 517640. The village comes under Pathagunta panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 111 km away.


The village is home to 845 people, among them 421 (50%) are male and 424 (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Appalayagunta village is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 221 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 146.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 343. Female population growth rate of the village is 155.4% which is 17.5% higher than male population growth rate of 137.9%. General caste population has increased by 198.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -35.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -81.3% and child population has increased by 175% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1007, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 925 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 278 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 691 people in the village are literate, among them 361 are male and 330 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Appalayagunta is 90%. 95% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Appalayagunta has 42% (353) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 28% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.