Thatneri Village, with population of 489 is Vadamalapeta sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Vadamalapeta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Thatneri village is 1 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 370 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Puttur and distance from Thatneri village to Puttur is 19 km. The village comes under Lakshmamma Khandriga panchayat. Vadamalapet is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 94 km away.


The village is home to 489 people, among them 255 (52%) are male and 234 (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thatneri village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 130 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -9.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 541. Female population growth rate of the village is -15.8% which is -12.8% lower than male population growth rate of -3%. General caste population has decreased by -13.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40% and child population has decreased by -35.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 815. There are 852 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 139 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 263 people in the village are literate, among them 152 are male and 111 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thatneri is 60%. 67% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Workers profile

Thatneri has 57% (280) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 49% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.