Polavaram is a large village located in Polavaram Mandal of West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh with total 4202 families residing. The Polavaram village has population of 13861 of which 6830 are males while 7031 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Polavaram village population of children with age 0-6 is 1431 which makes up 10.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Polavaram village is 1029 which is higher than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Polavaram as per census is 890, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Polavaram village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Polavaram village was 76.40 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Polavaram Male literacy stands at 80.70 % while female literacy rate was 72.30 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Polavaram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.57 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.88 % of total population in Polavaram village.
In Polavaram village out of total population, 6240 were engaged in work activities. 85.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 6240 workers engaged in Main Work, 167 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3920 were Agricultural labourer.