Joniganuru Village, with population of 403 is Santhipuram sub district's the 16th least populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Joniganuru village is 1 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 325 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Joniganuru village to Kolarkarnataka is 18 km. Pin code of Joniganuru village is 517423. The village comes under Kenamakulapalle panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 403 people, among them 245 (61%) are male and 158 (39%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Joniganuru village is 9%, among them 78% are boys and 22% are girls. There are 99 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 333. Female population growth rate of the village is -6% which is -54.5% lower than male population growth rate of 48.5%. General caste population has decreased by -16.2% and child population has decreased by -37.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 645 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 622, in schedule caste is 699. There are 286 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 373 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 527 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 288 people in the village are literate, among them 189 are male and 99 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Joniganuru is 78%. 87% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 33%. Male literacy has gone up by 28% and female literacy rate has gone up by 33%.

Workers profile

Joniganuru has 56% (225) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 60% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.