Pentapadu is a village situated in Pentapadu mandal of West Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,631 families residing in the village Pentapadu. The total population of Pentapadu is 12,889 out of which 6,377 are males and 6,512 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pentapadu is 1,021.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pentapadu village is 1273 which is 10% of the total population. There are 650 male children and 623 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pentapadu is 958 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,021) of Pentapadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pentapadu is 75.4%. Thus Pentapadu village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.4% of West Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 78.8% and the female literacy rate is 72% in Pentapadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pentapadu 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 Pentapadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Pentapadu village.
In Pentapadu village out of total population, 5,294 were engaged in work activities. 81.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,294 workers engaged in Main Work, 333 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,035 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pentapadu village in Pentapadu.