Upparapalem is a village situated in Ponnur mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,162 families residing in the village Upparapalem. The total population of Upparapalem is 4,291 out of which 2,146 are males and 2,145 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Upparapalem is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Upparapalem village is 429 which is 10% of the total population. There are 240 male children and 189 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Upparapalem is 788 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Upparapalem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Upparapalem is 59%. Thus Upparapalem village has lower literacy rate compared to 60.6% of Guntur district. The male literacy rate is 66.21% and the female literacy rate is 52.04% in Upparapalem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Upparapalem 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 Upparapalem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.1% of total population in Upparapalem village.
In Upparapalem village out of total population, 2,513 were engaged in work activities. 72.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,513 workers engaged in Main Work, 634 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 942 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Upparapalem village in Ponnur.