Vadamala Village, with population of 4630 is Vadamalapeta sub district's the most populous village, located in Vadamalapeta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vadamala village is 6 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 736 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Puttur and distance from Vadamala village to Puttur is 15 km. The village comes under Vadamala&vadamalapet panchayat. Vadamalapet is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 85 km away.


The village is home to 4630 people, among them 2302 (50%) are male and 2328 (50%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vadamala village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1227 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4506. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.6% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 1%. General caste population has increased by 4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.5% and child population has decreased by -27.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1011 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1043 and in schedule tribe is 1030. There are 968 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3244 people in the village are literate, among them 1785 are male and 1459 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vadamala is 77%. 86% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Vadamala has 40% (1860) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 25% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.