Penumantra is a large village located in Penumantra Mandal of West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh with total 2900 families residing. The Penumantra village has population of 10658 of which 5247 are males while 5411 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Penumantra village population of children with age 0-6 is 960 which makes up 9.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Penumantra village is 1031 which is higher than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Penumantra as per census is 1000, higher than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Penumantra village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Penumantra village was 78.13 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Penumantra Male literacy stands at 81.71 % while female literacy rate was 74.67 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Penumantra village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.68 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.37 % of total population in Penumantra village.
In Penumantra village out of total population, 5023 were engaged in work activities. 85.83 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.17 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 5023 workers engaged in Main Work, 466 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3124 were Agricultural labourer.