Raju Palem is a village situated in Kotha Patnam mandal of Prakasam district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 898 families residing in the village Raju Palem. The total population of Raju Palem is 3,427 out of which 1,730 are males and 1,697 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Raju Palem is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Raju Palem village is 414 which is 12% of the total population. There are 208 male children and 206 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Raju Palem is 990 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Raju Palem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Raju Palem is 54.4%. Thus Raju Palem village has lower literacy rate compared to 56.1% of Prakasam district. The male literacy rate is 64.13% and the female literacy rate is 44.4% in Raju Palem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Raju Palem 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 Raju Palem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.4% of total population in Raju Palem village.
In Raju Palem village out of total population, 2,071 were engaged in work activities. 85.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,071 workers engaged in Main Work, 500 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 764 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Raju Palem village in Kotha Patnam.
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