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District - Vizianagaram
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Bobbili Palace
Headquarters: Vizianagaram
 
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Geographical Profile
Item
Unit of Measure
Figure
Source
Area
Sq.km.
6539.00
Census 2001
Population
In Thousands
2245.10
"
Male
In Thousands
1120.12
"
Female
In Thousands
1124.97
"
Urban
In Thousands
412.09
"
Rural
In Thousands
1833.01
"
Population Growth (decadal)
%
+6.35
"
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
343
"
Literacy
%
51.82
"
Male
%
63
"
Female
%
40.73
"
Urbanisation
%
17.22
Census 1991
Workers as % of total population
%
50.33
"
Workers % of main Workers      
Agriculture & allied activities
%
74.73
"
Mining & Quarrying
%
0.30
"
Mfg.(Non-household) industries
%
3.79
"
Household industries
%
3.36
"
Construction
%
0.75
"
Services
%
17.07
"
Forest Area as % of reporting area
%
17.78
1997-98
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
35.15
"
Value of output of major crops      
Per capita food grain production
Kg.
116.00
"
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
56.60
1996-97
Railway route length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
3.99
"
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
32.88
"
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
6.16
1994-95
Per capita bank deposits
Rs.
1062.60
"
Per capita bank credit
Rs.
726.03
"
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
208.58
"
per ha. bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
961.00
"
Per capita bank credit to SSIs
Rs.
47.99
"
Per capita bank credit to Industries
Rs.
214.22
"
 
Major Crops 1997-98
Crop
Area as % of District total
Quantity
(In Thousand Tonnes)
Source
Rice 28.60 189
1997-98
Jowar 0.22 N
"
Cotton * 0.87 10
"
Maize 0.44 8
"
Arhar 0.44 1
"
Chillies 0.66 7
"
Sugar cane 2.18 601
"
Sesamum 5.24 3
"
* (Lint '000 bales of 170 Kgs) N=Negligible
 
Mandal Information
Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name
1 Komarada 13 Ramabhadrapuram 25 Pusapatirega
2 Gummalakshmipuram 14 Badangi 26 Bhoghapuram
3 Kurupam 15 Therlam 27 Denkada
4 Jiyyammavalasa 16 Merakamudidam 28 Vizianagaram
5 Garugubilli 17 Dattirajeru 29 Gantyada
6 Parvathipuram 18 Mentada 30 Srungavarapukota
7 Makkuva 19 Gajapathinagaram 31 Vepada
8 Seethanagaram 20 Bondapalle 32 Lakkavarapukota
9 Balajipeta 21 Gurla 33 Jami
10 Bobbili 22 Garividi 34 Kothavalasa
11 Salur 23 Cheepurupalle    
12 Pachipenta 24 Nellimarla