Challapalem is a medium size village located in Srikalahasti Mandal of Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh with total 408 families residing. The Challapalem village has population of 1573 of which 784 are males while 789 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Challapalem village population of children with age 0-6 is 199 which makes up 12.65 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Challapalem village is 1006 which is higher than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Challapalem as per census is 877, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Challapalem village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Challapalem village was 57.13 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Challapalem Male literacy stands at 67.85 % while female literacy rate was 46.70 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Challapalem 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 Challapalem village.
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Challapalem village of Chittoor has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.58 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.14 % of total population in Challapalem village.
In Challapalem village out of total population, 588 were engaged in work activities. 70.24 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.76 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 588 workers engaged in Main Work, 35 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 142 were Agricultural labourer.