Challagundla is a village situated in Nekarikallu mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,672 families residing in the village Challagundla. The total population of Challagundla is 6,325 out of which 3,168 are males and 3,157 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Challagundla is 997.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Challagundla village is 637 which is 10% of the total population. There are 331 male children and 306 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Challagundla is 924 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (997) of Challagundla village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Challagundla is 61.6%. Thus Challagundla village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.6% of Guntur district. The male literacy rate is 72.01% and the female literacy rate is 51.18% in Challagundla village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Challagundla village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Challagundla village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8% of total population in Challagundla village.
In Challagundla village out of total population, 3,450 were engaged in work activities. 90.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,450 workers engaged in Main Work, 758 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,808 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Challagundla village in Nekarikallu.