Anikera Village, with population of 537 is Santhipuram sub district's the 25th least populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Anikera village is 2 km2 and it is the 29th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 293 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Anikera village to Kolarkarnataka is 25 km. Pin code of Anikera village is 517423. The village comes under Anikera panchayat. Santhipuram 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 110 km away.


The village is home to 537 people, among them 275 (51%) are male and 262 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Anikera village is 14%, among them 68% are boys and 32% are girls. There are 115 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 455. Female population growth rate of the village is 12% which is -12.4% lower than male population growth rate of 24.4%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.8% and child population has increased by 19% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 1150. There are 471 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 106 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1049 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 255 people in the village are literate, among them 140 are male and 115 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Anikera is 55%. 63% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Anikera has 53% (282) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 49% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.