Papayapalem is a village situated in Bellamkonda mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 865 families residing in the village Papayapalem. The total population of Papayapalem is 3,699 out of which 1,937 are males and 1,762 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Papayapalem is 910.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Papayapalem village is 459 which is 12% of the total population. There are 226 male children and 233 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Papayapalem is 1,031 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (910) of Papayapalem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Papayapalem is 49.6%. Thus Papayapalem village has lower literacy rate compared to 60.6% of Guntur district. The male literacy rate is 62.54% and the female literacy rate is 35.06% in Papayapalem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Papayapalem 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 Papayapalem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.5% of total population in Papayapalem village.
In Papayapalem village out of total population, 2,129 were engaged in work activities. 90.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,129 workers engaged in Main Work, 577 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,200 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Papayapalem village in Bellamkonda.