Degalapalem is a village situated in Sullurpeta mandal of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 241 families residing in the village Degalapalem. The total population of Degalapalem is 875 out of which 426 are males and 449 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Degalapalem is 1,054.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Degalapalem village is 93 which is 11% of the total population. There are 42 male children and 51 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Degalapalem is 1,214 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,054) of Degalapalem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Degalapalem is 72.8%. Thus Degalapalem village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district. The male literacy rate is 82.29% and the female literacy rate is 63.57% in Degalapalem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Degalapalem village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Degalapalem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.6% of total population in Degalapalem village.
In Degalapalem village out of total population, 280 were engaged in work activities. 93.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 280 workers engaged in Main Work, 41 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 73 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Degalapalem village in Sullurpeta.
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