Pedduru Village, with population of 719 is Santhipuram sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pedduru village is 4 km2 and it is the 14th biggest 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 Pedduru village to Kolarkarnataka is 28 km. Pin code of Pedduru village is 517423. The village comes under Pedduru panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 113 km away.


The village is home to 719 people, among them 362 (50%) are male and 357 (50%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pedduru village is 9%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 164 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 615. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.6% which is -11.1% lower than male population growth rate of 22.7%. General caste population has increased by 19%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.4% and child population has decreased by -28.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 986 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 1355. There are 1370 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 99 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 476 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 443 people in the village are literate, among them 256 are male and 187 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pedduru is 68%. 76% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Pedduru has 57% (411) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 56% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.