Petluru is a village situated in Venkatagiri mandal of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 387 families residing in the village Petluru. The total population of Petluru is 1,511 out of which 771 are males and 740 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Petluru is 960.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Petluru village is 184 which is 12% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 86 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Petluru is 878 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (960) of Petluru village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Petluru is 69%. Thus Petluru village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district. The male literacy rate is 73.7% and the female literacy rate is 64.07% in Petluru village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Petluru 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 Petluru village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.8% of total population in Petluru village.
In Petluru village out of total population, 698 were engaged in work activities. 40.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 59.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 698 workers engaged in Main Work, 120 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 57 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Petluru village in Venkatagiri.