Vadapalem is a village situated in Kothapeta mandal of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,858 families residing in the village Vadapalem. The total population of Vadapalem is 6,636 out of which 3,358 are males and 3,278 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vadapalem is 976.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vadapalem village is 645 which is 10% of the total population. There are 328 male children and 317 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vadapalem is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (976) of Vadapalem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vadapalem is 75%. Thus Vadapalem village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.8% of East Godavari district. The male literacy rate is 76.37% and the female literacy rate is 73.56% in Vadapalem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vadapalem 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 Vadapalem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Vadapalem village.
In Vadapalem village out of total population, 2,354 were engaged in work activities. 88.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,354 workers engaged in Main Work, 184 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,210 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vadapalem village in Kothapeta.