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District - Guntur
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Amaravathi
Headquarters:Guntur
 
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Geographical Profile
Item
Unit of Measure
Figure
Source
Area
Sq.km.
11391.00
Census 2001
Population
In Thousands
4405.52
"
Male
In Thousands
2220.30
"
Female
In Thousands
2185.21
"
Urban
In Thousands
1231.23
"
Rural
In Thousands
3174.28
"
Population Growth (decadal)
%
+7.27
"
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
387
"
Literacy
%
62.8
"
Male
%
71.32
"
Female
%
54.17
"
Urbanisation
%
28.90
Census 1991
Workers as % of total population
%
47.86
"
Workers % of main Workers      
Agriculture & allied activities
%
73.29
"
Mining & Quarrying
%
0.54
"
Mfg.(Non-household) industries
%
5.35
"
Household industries
%
1.21
"
Construction
%
1.34
"
Services
%
18.27
"
Forest Area as % of reporting area
%
14.30
1997-98
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
44.31
"
Value of output of major crops      
Per capita food grain production
Kg.
249.00
"
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
62.35
1996-97
Railway route length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
3.59
"
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
20.72
"
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
7.82
1994-95
Per capita bank deposits
Rs.
2727.20
"
Per capita bank credit
Rs.
2134.04
"
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
486.56
"
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
2368.00
"
Per capita bank credit to SSIs
Rs.
244.17
"
Per capita bank credit to Industries
Rs.
675.46
"
 
Major Crops 1997-98
Crop
Area as % of District total
Quantity
(In Thousand Tonnes)
Source
Rice 36.61 897
1997-98
Jowar 0.36 4
"
Cotton * 19.19 433
"
Turmeric 0.47 24
"
Maize 0.83 22
"
Arhar 3.55 16
"
Chillies 3.32 98
"
Sugar cane 0.24 110
"
Sesame 0.59 1
"
* (Lint '000 bales of 170 Kgs) N=Negligible
 
Major Mineral Production
Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(millions)
Source
Limestone 2171000 143.98
1996-97
 
Tourist Attractions
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Mandal Information
Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name
1 Macherla 20 Veldurthi 39 Narasaraopeta
2 Rentacrintala 21 Bollapalle 40 Rompicherla
3 Gurazala 22 Nakarikallu 41 Ipur
4 Dachepalle 23 Muppalla 42 Savalyapuram
5 Machavaram 24 Phirangipuram 43 Vinukonda
6 Bellamkonda 25 Medikonduru 44 Nuzendla
7 Achampeta 26 Guntur 45 Chilakaluripet
8 Krosuru 27 Pedakakani 46 Pedanandipadu
9 Amaravathi 28 Duggirala 47 Kakumanu
10 Thullur 29 Kollipara 48 Ponnur
11 Thadepalle 30 Kollur 49 Amruthalur
12 Mangalagiri 31 Vemuru 50 Cherukupalle
13 Tadikonda 32 Tenali 51 Bhattiprolu
14 Pedakurapadu 33 Tsundur 52 Repalle
15 Sattenapalle 34 Chebrole 53 Nagaram
16 Rajupalem 35 Vatticherukuru 54 Nizampatnam
17 Piduguralla 36 Prathipadu 55 Pittalavanipalem
18 Karempudi 37 Edlapadu 56 Karlapalem
19 Durgi 38 Nadendla 57 Bapatla