Gonugur Village, with population of 1037 is Kuppam sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Kuppam sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gonugur village is 3 km2 and it is the 31st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 413 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Punganur and distance from Gonugur village to Punganur is 49 km. Pin code of Gonugur village is 517425. The village comes under Gonugur panchayat. Kuppam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 125 km away.


The village is home to 1037 people, among them 501 (48%) are male and 536 (52%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gonugur village is 11%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 222 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 908. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 11.8%. General caste population has increased by 3.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1070 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1074, in schedule caste is 1061. There are 1340 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 225 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 613 people in the village are literate, among them 339 are male and 274 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gonugur is 66%. 75% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Workers profile

Gonugur has 46% (476) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 35% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.