Pulikallu Village, with population of 3367 is Penumuru sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Penumuru sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pulikallu village is 12 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 284 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Chittoor and distance from Pulikallu village to Chittoor is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Pulikallu village is 517176. The village comes under Pulikallu panchayat. Penumuru is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 3367 people, among them 1733 (51%) are male and 1634 (49%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pulikallu village is 9%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 840 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3265. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.7% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has increased by 2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 127.5% and child population has decreased by -15.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 1022. There are 1064 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 308 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2234 people in the village are literate, among them 1313 are male and 921 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pulikallu is 73%. 82% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Workers profile

Pulikallu has 41% (1389) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.