About AP Districts WEST GODAVARI

Head Quarters: Eluru More Info : www.westgodavari.ap.gov.in

Eluru is the headquarters of West Godavari district. The district is located in delta region of the Krishna and Godavari rivers. The district was situated between 80º 50′ and 81º 55’E, of the eastern longitudes and 16º 15′ and 17º 30’N, of northern latitudes. Khammam District lies to the north, East Godavari District to the east, the Bay of Bengal to the south, and Krishna District to the west. The district has population of 39,34,782 as per the 2011 census which accounts for 4.64% of the total population of the State with 3.45% decadal growth..

Source: Bureau Of Economics

Item
Units
Figure
Source
Area
In 000 Sq.Km
7.7
Census 2011
Population
In Persons
39,34,782
Male
In Persons
19,63,184
Female
In Persons
19,71,598
Urban
In Persons
8,08,591
Rural
In Persons
31,26,191
Population Growth (decadal)
%
3.45
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
508
Literacy
%
74.32
Male
%
77.63
Female
%
71.05
Urbanisation
%
20.55
Workers as % of total population
%
44.12
2001
Workers % of main Workers
%
84.94
Household industries
%
2.67
Area under Food & Non-Food crops
Area in Hectares
6,94,812
2012
Mining & Quarrying (Ball Clay – Top)
Qty in tonnes
2,30,913
Forest Area under the control of
Forest Department
Area in Hectares
81,166
Gross irrigated area as % of gross
cropped area
%
60.89
Value of output of major crops
%
Per capita food grain production
%
2.18
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
In Sq.km
78.91
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
19.23
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
9.78
Population per bank
In Thousands
10.25
Per capita bank deposits
Rs. In Crores
19977.98
Per capita bank credit
In Rs.
30720.38
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
101.83
2010
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
57.67
Per capita bank credit to Industries
In Rs.
10.29

Major Crops 2011-12

Crop
Area in hectares
Out-turn in tonnes
Source
Rice
3,63,785
13,08,467
2011-12
Maize
48,359
3,24,637
Black gram(Mash)
52,767
16,770
Green gram(Moong)
10,610
9,253
Coconut
20,351
3,43,423
Groundnut
6,477
14,387
Sugar cane
27,054
2,54,324
Tobacco
25,908
47,275
Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(‘000 Rs.)
Source
Ball Clay
2,30,913
30,434
2011-12
Fireclay
16,271
3,219
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
1
Jeelugumilli
17
Nidadavole
33
Undi
2
Buttayagudem
18
Tadepalligudem
34
Akiveedu
3
Polavaram
19
Unguturu
35
Kalla
4
Thallapudi
20
Bhimadole
36
Bheemavaram
5
Gopalapuram
21
Pedavegi
37
Palakoderu
6
Koyyalagudem
22
Pedapadu
38
Veeravasaram
7
Jangareddigudem
23
Eluru
39
Penumantra
8
T.Narasapuram
24
Denduluru
40
Penugonda
9
Chintalapudi
25
Nidamarru
41
Achanta
10
Lingapalem
26
Ganapavaram
42
Poduru
11
Kamavarapukota
27
Pentapadu
43
Palacole
12
Dwarakatirumala
28
Tanuku
44
Yelamanchili
13
Nallajerla
29
Undrajavaram
45
Narasapuram
14
Devarapalle
30
Peravali
46
Mogalthur
15
Chagallu
31
Iragavaram
16
Kovvur
32
Attili