Garikapadu is a village situated in Bollapalle mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,492 families residing in the village Garikapadu. The total population of Garikapadu is 5,674 out of which 2,845 are males and 2,829 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Garikapadu is 994.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Garikapadu village is 768 which is 14% of the total population. There are 411 male children and 357 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Garikapadu is 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (994) of Garikapadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Garikapadu is 36%. Thus Garikapadu village has lower literacy rate compared to 60.6% of Guntur district. The male literacy rate is 46.51% and the female literacy rate is 25.61% in Garikapadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Garikapadu 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 Garikapadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 34.9% of total population in Garikapadu village.
In Garikapadu village out of total population, 3,454 were engaged in work activities. 97.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,454 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,022 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,233 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Garikapadu village in Bollapalle.