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CENSUS - 2011

Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore (Nellore), a district of Andhra Pradesh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Andhra Pradesh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh.

Population

In 2011, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore had population of 2,963,557 of which male and female were 1,492,974 and 1,470,583 respectively. In 2001 census, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore had a population of 2,668,564 of which males were 1,344,935 and remaining 1,323,629 were females. Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District population constituted 3.50 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District was at 3.50 percent of Maharashtra population.

Population Growth Rate

There was change of 11.05 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District recorded increase of 11.55 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Density of Population

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district for 2011 is 227 people per sq. km. In 2001, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district density was at 204 people per sq. km. Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district administers 13,076 square kilometers of areas.

Literacy Rate

Average literacy rate of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore in 2011 were 68.90 compared to 65.08 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 75.74 and 61.99 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 73.67 and 56.38 in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District. Total literate in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District were 1,832,189 of which male and female were 1,011,922 and 820,267 respectively. In 2001, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District had 1,522,866 in its district.

Sex Ratio


With regards to Sex Ratio in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore, it stood at 985 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 984. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 939 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 954 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Child Population


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore. There were total 304,309 children under age of 0-6 against 328,412 of 2001 census. Of total 304,309 male and female were 156,907 and 147,402 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 939 compared to 954 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.27 percent of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District compared to 12.31 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.04 percent in this compared to previous census of India.


Details 2011 2001
Actual Population
2,963,557
2,668,564
Male
1,492,974
1,344,935
Female
1,470,583
1,323,629
Population Growth
11.05 Percent
11.55 Percent
Area Sq. Km
13,076
13,076
Density/km2
227
204
Proportion to Andhra Pradesh Population
3.50 Percent
3.50 Percent
Sex Ratio (Per 1000)
985
984
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age)
939
954
Average Literacy
68.90
65.08
Male Literacy
75.74
73.67
Female Literacy
61.99
56.38
Total Child Population (0-6 Age)
304,309
328,412
Male Population (0-6 Age)
156,907
168,063
Female Population (0-6 Age)
147,402
160,349
Literates
1,832,189
1,522,866
Male Literates
1,011,922
866,975
Female Literates
820,267
655,891
Child Proportion (0-6 Age)
10.27 Percent
12.31 Percent
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age)
10.51 Percent
12.50 Percent
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age)
10.02 Percent
12.11 Percent

Rural Vs Urban as per 2011 Census



Description Rural Urban
Population (%)
71.06 %
28.94 %
Total Population
2,105,927
857,630
Male Population
1,060,810
432,164
Female Population
1,045,117
425,466
Sex Ratio
985
985
Child Sex Ratio (0-6)
939
940
Child Population (0-6)
224,081
80,228
Male Child(0-6)
115,556
41,351
Female Child(0-6)
108,525
38,877
Child Percentage (0-6)
10.64 %
9.35 %
Male Child Percentage
10.89 %
9.57 %
Female Child Percentage
10.38 %
9.14 %
Literates
1,197,619
634,570
Male Literates
672,946
338,976
Female Literates
524,673
295,594
Average Literacy
63.64 %
81.63 %
Male Literacy
71.19 %
86.74 %
Female Literacy
56.02 %
76.46 %

Urban Population

Out of the total Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore population for 2011 census, 28.94 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 857,630 people lives in urban areas of which males are 432,164 and females are 425,466. Sex Ratio in urban region of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district is 985 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district was 940 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 80,228 of which males and females were 41,351 and 38,877. This child population figure of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district is 9.57 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district as per census 2011 is 81.63 % of which males and females are 86.74 % and 76.46 % literates respectively. In actual number 634,570 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 338,976 and 295,594 respectively.

Rural Population

As per 2011 census, 71.06 % population of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district population living in rural areas is 2,105,927 of which males and females are 1,060,810 and 1,045,117 respectively. In rural areas of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district, sex ratio is 985 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district is considered, figure is 939 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 224,081 in rural areas of which males were 115,556 and females were 108,525. The child population comprises 10.89 % of total rural population of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district is 63.64 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 71.19 and 56.02 percent respectively. In total, 1,197,619 people were literate of which males and females were 672,946 and 524,673 respectively. All details regarding Nellore District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore District.
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