As per the Census 2011, the total Population of Andhra Pradesh is 8.46 Cr. Thus the population of Andhra Pradesh forms 6.99 percent of India in 2011. Andhra Pradesh has total population of 84,580,777 in which males were 42,442,146 while females were 42,138,631.
Total area of Andhra Pradesh is 275,045 square km. Thus the population Density of Andhra Pradesh is 308 per square km which is lower than national average 382 per square km.
The total literacy rate of Andhra Pradesh is 67.02% which is less than average literacy rate 72.98% of India. Also the male literacy rate is 74.88% and the female literacy rate is 59.15% in Andhra Pradesh.
The average sex ration is the number of females per 1000 males. As per the Census 2011, the Average Sex Ration of Andhra Pradesh is 993 which is above than national average of 943 females per 1000 males. Also the child sex ration (age less than 6 years) of Andhra Pradesh is at 939 which is higher than 918 of India.
In Andhra Pradesh out of total population, 39,422,906 were engaged in work activities. 83.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 39,422,906 workers engaged in Main Work, 6,087,607 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13,201,989 were Agricultural labourer.
As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Andhra Pradesh, 33.36% people lived in urban regions while 66.64% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 28,219,075 out of which 14,198,905 were males while remaining 14,020,170 were females. In rural areas of Andhra Pradesh, male population was 28,243,241 while female population was 28,118,461.
The average sex ratio in urban regions of Andhra Pradesh was 987 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Andhra Pradesh was 935 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Andhra Pradesh were 2,990,780 which is 10.6% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh was 996 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Andhra Pradesh was 941 girls per 1000 boys.
The average literacy rate in Andhra Pradesh for urban regions was 80.09 percent in which males were 85.79% literate while female literacy stood at 74.35%. The total literate population of Andhra Pradesh was 50,556,760. Similarly in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh, the average literacy rate was 60.45 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 69.38% and 51.54% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh were 30,351,065.
|Child sex ratio (0-6 age)||941||935|
List of districts of Andhra Pradesh with Population, Literacy rate, Sex Ratio etc. As per the Census 2011, Andhra Pradesh is divided into 23 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Rangareddy is the largest district of Andhra Pradesh by population, while the least populated district of Andhra Pradesh is Vizianagaram.
Below is the complete list of districts (zilla) of Andhra Pradesh sorted by population.
|17||Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore||Mandals||2,963,557||68.9%||985|