Peddipalem is a village situated in Prathipadu mandal of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,039 families residing in the village Peddipalem. The total population of Peddipalem is 4,011 out of which 1,992 are males and 2,019 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Peddipalem is 1,014.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Peddipalem village is 474 which is 12% of the total population. There are 243 male children and 231 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Peddipalem is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,014) of Peddipalem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Peddipalem is 41.9%. Thus Peddipalem village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.8% of East Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 44.65% and the female literacy rate is 39.15% in Peddipalem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Peddipalem 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 Peddipalem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.5% of total population in Peddipalem village.
In Peddipalem village out of total population, 2,150 were engaged in work activities. 88.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,150 workers engaged in Main Work, 203 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,558 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Peddipalem village in Prathipadu.