Gowkanapalle is a large village located in Nambulipulikunta Mandal of Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh with total 967 families residing. The Gowkanapalle village has population of 3958 of which 2062 are males while 1896 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Gowkanapalle village population of children with age 0-6 is 452 which makes up 11.42 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gowkanapalle village is 919 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Gowkanapalle as per census is 752, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Gowkanapalle village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Gowkanapalle village was 55.53 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Gowkanapalle Male literacy stands at 68.07 % while female literacy rate was 42.24 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gowkanapalle 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 Gowkanapalle village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.49 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.86 % of total population in Gowkanapalle village.
In Gowkanapalle village out of total population, 2330 were engaged in work activities. 96.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2330 workers engaged in Main Work, 833 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1267 were Agricultural labourer.