Gurjala is a village situated in Simhadripuram mandal of YSR district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 672 families residing in the village Gurjala. The total population of Gurjala is 2,657 out of which 1,339 are males and 1,318 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gurjala is 984.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gurjala village is 274 which is 10% of the total population. There are 145 male children and 129 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gurjala is 890 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (984) of Gurjala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gurjala is 70%. Thus Gurjala village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.6% of YSR district. The male literacy rate is 82.83% and the female literacy rate is 57.11% in Gurjala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gurjala 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 Gurjala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Gurjala village.
In Gurjala village out of total population, 1,608 were engaged in work activities. 84.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,608 workers engaged in Main Work, 531 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 610 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gurjala village in Simhadripuram.