Vellaturu is a village situated in Bhattiprolu mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,848 families residing in the village Vellaturu. The total population of Vellaturu is 5,956 out of which 2,995 are males and 2,961 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vellaturu is 989.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vellaturu village is 494 which is 8% of the total population. There are 257 male children and 237 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vellaturu is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (989) of Vellaturu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vellaturu is 64.4%. Thus Vellaturu village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.6% of Guntur district. The male literacy rate is 69.76% and the female literacy rate is 58.96% in Vellaturu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vellaturu 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 Vellaturu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.7% of total population in Vellaturu village.
In Vellaturu village out of total population, 3,456 were engaged in work activities. 82.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,456 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,239 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vellaturu village in Bhattiprolu.