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District - East Godavari
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East Godavari
Headquarters: Kakinada
 
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Geographical Profile
Item
Unit of Measure
Figure
Source
Area
Sq.km.
10807
Census 2001
Population
In Thousands
4872.62
"
Male
In Thousands
2445.81
"
Female
In Thousands
2426.81
"
Urban
In Thousands
1136.71
"
Rural
In Thousands
3735.90
"
Population Growth (decadal)
%
+7.30
"
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
451
"
Literacy
%
65.49
"
Male
%
69.97
"
Female
%
61
"
Urbanisation
%
23.8
Census 1991
Workers as % of total population
%
38.47
"
Workers % of main Workers      
Agriculture & allied activities
%
67.88
"
Mining & Quarrying
%
0.23
"
Mfg.(Non-household) industries
%
5.26
"
Household industries
%
3.25
"
Construction
%
1.08
"
Services
%
22.28
1997-98
Forest Area as % of reporting area
%
29.85
"
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
60.98
"
Value of output of major crops      
Per capita food grain production
Kg.
218
"
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
60.6
1996-97
Railway route length per 100 sq.km.
Km.
1.17
"
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
19
"
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
7.1
1994-95
Per capita bank deposits
Rs.
2357.22
"
Per capita bank credit
Rs.
1544.32
"
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
457.52
"
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
Rs.
2906
"
Per capita bank credit to SSIs
Rs.
126.68
"
Per capita bank credit to Industries
Rs.
478.66
"
 
Major Crops 1997-98
Crop
Area as % of District total
Quantity
(In Thousand Tonnes)
Source
Rice 51.47 921
1997-98
Jowar 0.14 1
"
Cotton * 1.4 24
"
Turmeric N 1
"
Maize 0.84 17
"
Arhar 0.28 N
"
Chillies 0.28 3
"
Sugar cane 2.24 1197
"
Sesame 0.56 1
"
* (Lint '000 bales of 170 Kgs) N=Negligible
 
Major Mineral Production
Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(millions)
Source
Kaolin
2425
0.3
1996-97
Fire Clay
26859
2.4
"
 
Tourist Attractions
  For tourist attractions in the district, visit AP Tourism - East Godavari
 
Mandal Information
Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name Mandal Code Mandal Name
1 Maredumilli 21 Pithapuram 41 Kapileswarapuram
2 Y Ramavaram 22 Kothapalle 42 Alamuru
3 Addateegala 23 Kakinada(Rural) 43 Atreyapuram
4 Rajavommangi 24 Kakinada(Urban) 44 Ravula Palem
5 Kotananduru 25 Samalkota 45 Pamarru
6 Tuni 26 Rangampeta 46 Kothapeta
7 Thondangi 27 Gandepalle 47 P Gannavaram
8 Gollaprolu 28 Rajanagaram 48 Ambajipeta
9 Sankhavaram 29 Rajahmundry(Rural) 49 Ainavilli
10 Prathipadu 30 Rajahmundry (Urban) 50 Mummidivaram
11 Yeleswaram 31 Kadiam 51 I.Polavaram
12 Gangavaram 32 Mandapeta 52 Katrenikona
13 Rampachodavaram 33 Anaparthy 53 Uppalaguptam
14 Devipatnam 34 Biccavolu 54 Amalapuram
15 Seethanagaram 35 Pedapudi 55 Allavaram
16 Korukonda 36 Karapa 56 Mamidikuduru
17 Gokavaram 37 Thallarevu 57 Razole
18 Jaggampeta 38 Kajuluru 58 Malikipuram
19 Kirlampudi 39 Ramachandrapuram 59 Sakhinetipalle
20 Peddapuram 40 Rayavaram