Pothavaram is a village situated in P.Gannavaram mandal of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 983 families residing in the village Pothavaram. The total population of Pothavaram is 3,860 out of which 1,970 are males and 1,890 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pothavaram is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pothavaram village is 349 which is 9% of the total population. There are 169 male children and 180 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pothavaram is 1,065 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Pothavaram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pothavaram is 72.9%. Thus Pothavaram village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.8% of East Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 78.57% and the female literacy rate is 66.96% in Pothavaram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pothavaram 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 Pothavaram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 59.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.5% of total population in Pothavaram village.
In Pothavaram village out of total population, 1,707 were engaged in work activities. 89.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,707 workers engaged in Main Work, 109 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,140 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pothavaram village in P.Gannavaram.