Pericherla Population - Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

Pericherla is a large village located in Medikonduru Mandal of Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh with total 4250 families residing. The Pericherla village has population of 16563 of which 8617 are males while 7946 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pericherla village population of children with age 0-6 is 1842 which makes up 11.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pericherla village is 922 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Pericherla as per census is 939, equal than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.

Pericherla village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Pericherla village was 67.06 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Pericherla Male literacy stands at 75.13 % while female literacy rate was 58.29 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pericherla 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 Pericherla village.

Pericherla Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 4,250 - -
Population 16,563 8,617 7,946
Child (0-6) 1,842 950 892
Schedule Caste 3,327 1,696 1,631
Schedule Tribe 691 360 331
Literacy 67.06 % 75.13 % 58.29 %
Total Workers 7,973 4,953 3,020
Main Worker 7,521 - -
Marginal Worker 452 191 261

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.09 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.17 % of total population in Pericherla village.

Work Profile

In Pericherla village out of total population, 7973 were engaged in work activities. 94.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7973 workers engaged in Main Work, 473 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3828 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149