Pothunuru is a large village located in Denduluru Mandal of West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh with total 2044 families residing. The Pothunuru village has population of 7177 of which 3619 are males while 3558 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Pothunuru village population of children with age 0-6 is 684 which makes up 9.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pothunuru village is 983 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Pothunuru as per census is 1024, higher than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Pothunuru village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Pothunuru village was 74.51 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Pothunuru Male literacy stands at 79.79 % while female literacy rate was 69.12 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pothunuru village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.83 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.64 % of total population in Pothunuru village.
In Pothunuru village out of total population, 3543 were engaged in work activities. 71.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 3543 workers engaged in Main Work, 586 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1494 were Agricultural labourer.