Katheru is a Census Town city situated in Rajahmundry Rural mandal of East Godavari district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 6,442 families residing in the Katheru city. The total population of Katheru is 23,572 out of which 11,784 are males and 11,788 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katheru is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katheru city is 2391 which is 10% of the total population. There are 1151 male children and 1240 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katheru is 1,077 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,000).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katheru is 81.4%. Thus Katheru has higher literacy rate compared to 71% of East Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 85.38% and the female literacy rate is 77.41% in Katheru.
Katheru Census Town has total administration over 6,442 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Katheru Census Town.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Katheru.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Katheru is 22,508 which is 95.49% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Katheru is 587 which is 2.49% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Katheru as per Census 2011.
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The total literacy rate of Katheru was 81.41% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 67.02% of Andhra Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 17,243 literates, males were 9,078 while females were 8,165. Also the male literacy rate was 85.38% and the female literacy rate was 77.41% in Katheru.
The Sex Ratio of Katheru is 1,000. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,000 females in Katheru. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,077 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,000 ) of Katheru.
According to Census 2011, there were 2,391 children between age 0 to 6 years in Katheru. Out of which 1,151 were male while 1,240 were female.
In Katheru Census Town out of total population, 8,476 were engaged in work activities. 83.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,476 workers engaged in Main Work, 157 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,374 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Katheru is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
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