About AP Districts KRISHNA

Head Quarters: Machilipatnam More Info : www.krishna.ap.gov.in

Krishna District is a district of India’s Andhra Pradesh state. It is named after the Krishna River which flows through the district. Machilipatnam is the administrative headquarters of the district. The district was situated between 80º 01′ and 81º 33’E, of the eastern longitudes and 15º 45′ and 17º 10’N, of northern latitudes. The Boundaries of this district are West Godavari district in the East, Bay of Bengal in the South, Guntur and Nalgonda districts in the West and Khammam district in the North directions. The district has population of 45,29,009 as per the 2011 census which accounts for 5.34% of the total population of the State with 8.15% decadal growth.

Source: Bureau Of Economics

Item
Units
Figure
Source
Area
In 000 Sq.Km
8.7
Census 2011
Population
In Persons
45,29,009
Male
In Persons
22,68,312
Female
In Persons
22,60,697
Urban
In Persons
18,57,291
Rural
In Persons
26,71,718
Population Growth (decadal)
%
8.15
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
519
Literacy
%
74.37
Male
%
79.13
Female
%
69.62
Urbanisation
%
41.01
Workers as % of total population
%
43.97
2001
Workers % of main Workers
%
85.54
Household industries
%
2.9
Area under Food & Non-Food crops
Area in Hectares
7,26,436
2012
Mining & Quarrying (Limestone – Top)
Qty in tonnes
42,12,734
Forest Area under the control of Forest Department
Area in Hectares
76,186
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
58.51
Value of output of major crops
%
Per capita food grain production
%
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
In Sq.km
80.73
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
18.06
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
11.68
Population per bank
In Thousands
8.63
Per capita bank deposits
Rs. In Crores
32836.1
Per capita bank credit
In Rs.
36927.28
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
64.27
2010
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
40.07
Per capita bank credit to Industries
In Rs.
42.86

Major Crops 2011-12

Crop
Area in hectares
Out-turn in tonnes
Source
Rice
2,72,029
10,11,542
2011-12
Maize
24,687
1,64,906
Black gram(Mash)
1,74,857
1,56,052
Green gram(Moong)
12,843
9,190
Groundnut
4,234
8,710
Coconut
1,847
27,513
Sugarcane
16,024
1,64,424
Mangoes
57,382
3,73,557

Major Mineral Production

Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(‘000 Rs.)
Source
Limestone
42,12,734
5,39,778
2011-12
Quartz
13,444
2,209
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
1
Jaggayyapeta
18
Penamaluru
35
Nagayalanka
2
Vatsavai
19
Thotlavalluru
36
Koduru
3
Penuganchiprolu
20
Kankipadu
37
Machilipatnam
4
Nandigama
21
Gannavaram
38
Gudur
5
Chandarlapadu
22
Agiripalle
39
Pamarru
6
Kanchika Cherla
23
Nuzvid
40
Pedaparupudi
7
Veerullapadu
24
Chatrai
41
Nandivada
8
Ibrahimpatnam
25
Musunuru
42
Gudivada
9
G Konduru
26
Bapulapadu
43
Gudlavalleru
10
Mylavaram
27
Unguturu
44
Pedana
11
A Konduru
28
Vuyyuru
45
Bantumilli
12
Gampalagudem
29
Pamidimukkala
46
Mudinapalli
13
Tiruvuru
30
Movva
47
Mandavalli
14
Vissannapet
31
Ghantasala
48
Kaikalur
15
Reddigudem
32
Challapalli
49
Kalidindi
16
Vijayawada Rural
33
Mopidevi
50
Kruthivennu
17
Vijayawada Urban
34
Avanigadda