Demography Of East Godavari District
Area 10,807Sq Km
No. of Revenue Divisions 5
No. of Erstwhile Taluks 19
No. of Revenue Mandals 60 (58 Rural + 2 Urban)
No. of Mandal Praja Parishads 58
No. of Gram Panchayats 1011
No. of Municipalities 7
No. of Municipal Corporations 2
No. of Census 14
No. of Villages 1379
    As per Provisional population figures of 2001 Census, the total no of Mandals are 59. However as per G.O.Ms.No.31, Revenue (Registration & Mandals) Department, Dated 05-06-2002 a new Rural Mandal Routhulapudi (44 villages) with head quarters at Routhulapudi was formed by transferring certain villages from Sankhavaram (12 villages), Kotananduru (31 villages) and Tuni (1 village) Mandals, there by making total number of Mandals to be 60.
Population
  Total Male Female Sex Ratio
Rural 37,35,908 18,77,779 18,58,129 990
Urban 11,36,714 5,68,032 5,68,682 1001
Total 48,72,622 24,45,811 24,26,811 992
Literacy
  Total Male Female Literacy Rate
Rural 20,50,482 11,00,881 9,49,601 62.52
Urban 7,62,636 4,06,107 3,56,529 75.11
Total 28,13,118 15,06,988 1,30,613 65.49