Kolanka is a village situated in Pithapuram mandal of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,318 families residing in the village Kolanka. The total population of Kolanka is 4,657 out of which 2,351 are males and 2,306 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kolanka is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kolanka village is 456 which is 10% of the total population. There are 226 male children and 230 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kolanka is 1,018 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Kolanka village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kolanka is 61.4%. Thus Kolanka village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.8% of East Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 63.44% and the female literacy rate is 59.3% in Kolanka village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kolanka 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 Kolanka village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Kolanka village.
In Kolanka village out of total population, 1,704 were engaged in work activities. 89.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,704 workers engaged in Main Work, 162 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,152 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kolanka village in Pithapuram.