Pothavaram is a large village located in Nallajerla Mandal of West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh with total 2812 families residing. The Pothavaram village has population of 10130 of which 5151 are males while 4979 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Pothavaram village population of children with age 0-6 is 1071 which makes up 10.57 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pothavaram village is 967 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Pothavaram as per census is 944, higher than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Pothavaram village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Pothavaram village was 73.66 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Pothavaram Male literacy stands at 76.54 % while female literacy rate was 70.69 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pothavaram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Pothavaram village.
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Pothavaram village of West Godavari has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.42 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.70 % of total population in Pothavaram village.
In Pothavaram village out of total population, 4870 were engaged in work activities. 95.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 4870 workers engaged in Main Work, 792 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2747 were Agricultural labourer.