Karaigudem is a village situated in Penuballi mandal of Khammam district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,117 families residing in the village Karaigudem. The total population of Karaigudem is 3,968 out of which 1,959 are males and 2,009 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karaigudem is 1,026.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karaigudem village is 323 which is 8% of the total population. There are 148 male children and 175 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karaigudem is 1,182 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,026) of Karaigudem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karaigudem is 58.8%. Thus Karaigudem village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.3% of Khammam district. The male literacy rate is 64.99% and the female literacy rate is 52.73% in Karaigudem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Karaigudem 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 Karaigudem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.7% of total population in Karaigudem village.
In Karaigudem village out of total population, 2,343 were engaged in work activities. 78.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,343 workers engaged in Main Work, 378 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,294 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Karaigudem village in Penuballi.