Raju Palem Population, Caste, Working Data Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh - Census 2011

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.

Sex Ratio

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.

Raju Palem Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Raju Palem village.

Total Male Female
Children 414 208 206
Literacy 54.36% 64.13% 44.4%
Scheduled Caste 583 267 316
Scheduled Tribe 116 54 62
Illiterate 1,789 754 1,035

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.4% of total population in Raju Palem village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

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.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,771 957 814
Cultivators 500 373 127
Agriculture Labourer 764 188 576
Household Industries 2 1 1
Other Workers 505 395 110
Marginal Workers 300 129 171
Non Working 1,356 644 712

Map of Raju Palem, Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Raju Palem, Kotha Patnam

Below are the list of villages near Raju Palem village in Kotha Patnam.

Village Population
Alluru Kotha Patnam 21,729
Ethamukkala 6,995
Padarthi 8,439
Payakari Khandrika 572
Allur 2,246
Madanur 6,598