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District - Chittoor
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Chittoor
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Geographical Profile
Item
Unit of Measure
Figure
Source
Area
Sq.km.
15152
Census 2001
Population
In Thousands
3735.20
"
Male
In Thousands
1883.45
"
Female
In Thousands
1851.75
"
Urban
In Thousands
810.01
"
Rural
In Thousands
2925.18
"
Population Growth (decadal)
%
+14.54
"
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
247
"
Literacy
%
67.46
"
Male
%
78.29
"
Female
%
56.48
"
Urbanisation
%
19.80
Census 1991
Workers as % of total population
%
45.93
"
Workers % of main Workers      
Agriculture & allied activities
%
70.75
"
Mining & Quarrying
%
0.41
"
Mfg.(Non-household) industries
%
4.10
"
Household industries
%
2.31
"
Construction
%
1.39
"
Services
%
17.03
"
Forest Area as % of reporting area
%
30.09
1997-98
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
43.51
"
Per capita food grain production
Kg.
74.00
"
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
67.21
1996-97
Railway route length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
2.38
"
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
27.45
"
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
7.45
1994-95
Per capita bank deposits
Rs.
2310.99
"
Per capita bank credit
Rs.
1397.86
"
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
505.87
"
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
3146.00
"
Per ha. bank credit to SSIs
Rs.
101.81
"
Per capita bank credit to Industries
Rs.
303.91
"
 
Major Crops 1997-98
Crop
Area as % of District total
Quantity
(In Thousand Tonnes)
Source
Rice 18.89 222
1997-98
Jowar 0.38 2
"
Cotton * N N
"
Turmeric N 1
"
Maize N N
"
Arhar 1.15 1
"
Chillies 0.76 3
"
Sugar cane 5.92 2775
"
Sesame 0.19 N
"
* (Lint '000 bales of 170 Kgs) N=Negligible
 
Tourist Attractions
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Mandal Information
Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name
1 Peddamandyam 23 K V P Puram 45 Nagari
2 Thamballapalle 24 Narayanavanam 46 Karvetinagar
3 Mulakalacheruvu 25 Vadamalapeta 47 Srirangaraja Puram
4 Peddathippa Samudram 26 Tirupati Rural 48 Palasamudram
5 B.Kothakota 27 Kammapalle 49 Gangadhara Nellore
6 Kurabalakota 28 Chandragiri 50 Penumuru
7 Gurramkonda 29 Chinnagottigallu 51 Puthalapattu
8 Kalakada 30 Rompicherla 52 Irala
9 Kambhamvaripalle 31 Pileru 53 Thavanampalle
10 Yerravaripalem 32 Kalikiri 54 Chittoor
11 Tirupati Urban 33 Vayalpad 55 Gudipala
12 Renigunta 34 Nimmanapalle 56 Yadamari
13 Yerpedu 35 Mandopalle 57 Bangarupalem
14 Srikalahasti 36 Ramasamudram 58 Palamaner
15 Thottambedu 37 Punganur 59 Gangavaram
16 Buchinaidu Khandriga 38 Chowdepalle 60 Pedda Panjani
17 Varadaiahpalem 39 Somala 61 Baireddi Palle
18 Satyavedu 40 Sodam 62 Venkatagiri Kota
19 Nagalapuram 41 Pulicherla 63 Ramakuppam
20 Pichatur 42 Pakala 64 Santhi Puram
21 Vijaya Puram 43 Veduru Kuppam 65 Gudi Palle
22 Nindra 44 Puttur 66 Kuppam