Markapur is a Municipality city in district of Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh. The Markapur city is divided into 11 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Markapur Municipality has population of 71,092 of which 35,696 are males while 35,396 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8197 which is 11.53 % of total population of Markapur (M). In Markapur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 992 against state average of 993. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Markapur is around 961 compared to Andhra Pradesh state average of 939. Literacy rate of Markapur city is 75.29 % higher than state average of 67.02 %. In Markapur, Male literacy is around 84.50 % while female literacy rate is 66.04 %.
Markapur Municipality has total administration over 17,208 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Markapur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.71 % of total population in Markapur (M).
Markapur Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,170 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 18,912 were males while 6,258 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25170 working population, 89.58 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.42 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Markapur 2019 Population
The next census for Markapur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.