Bendanakuppam Village, with population of 315 is Santhipuram sub district's the 14th least populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bendanakuppam village is 2 km2 and it is the 24th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 189 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Bendanakuppam village to Kolarkarnataka is 24 km. Pin code of Bendanakuppam village is 517423. The village comes under Pedduru 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 140 km away.


The village is home to 315 people, among them 158 (50%) are male and 157 (50%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bendanakuppam village is 6%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 72 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 257. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.7% which is 11.7% higher than male population growth rate of 17%. General caste population has increased by 20.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.9% and child population has decreased by -62.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 636 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 451 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 248 people in the village are literate, among them 130 are male and 118 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bendanakuppam is 84%. 88% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Workers profile

Bendanakuppam has 64% (202) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 67% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 64% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.