Vengalarajukuppam Village, with population of 2334 is Palasamudram sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Palasamudram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vengalarajukuppam village is 6 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 379 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Chittoor and distance from Vengalarajukuppam village to Chittoor is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vengalarajukuppam village is 517599. The village comes under Vengalarajukuppam panchayat. Palasamudram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 35 km away. 1.84 square kilometer (30%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 2334 people, among them 1167 (50%) are male and 1167 (50%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 64% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vengalarajukuppam village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 558 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 6.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2193. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.2% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 4.8%. General caste population has decreased by -6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -12.5% and child population has decreased by -7% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1003 and in schedule tribe is 1100. There are 927 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 146 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1596 people in the village are literate, among them 863 are male and 733 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vengalarajukuppam is 76%. 83% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.
Vengalarajukuppam has 60% (1401) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 51% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.