Srisailam Project (RFC) Township

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Srisailam Project (RFC) Township
Census Town
Srisailam Project (RFC) Township is located in Andhra Pradesh
Srisailam Project (RFC) Township
Srisailam Project (RFC) Township
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°05′00″N 78°52′00″E / 16.0833°N 78.8667°E / 16.0833; 78.8667Coordinates: 16°05′00″N 78°52′00″E / 16.0833°N 78.8667°E / 16.0833; 78.8667
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Kurnool
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 21,452
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration AP

Srisailam Project (RFC) Township is a census town in Kurnool district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Srisailam Project (RFC) Township had a population of 23,257. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Srisailam Project (RFC) Township has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 50%. In Srisailam Project (RFC) Township, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Government[edit]

This town hosts both the offices and residences of many A.P. Government departments and its employees A.P. Irrigation Department, APGENCO, APTransco, A.P. Forest Department.

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[3][4] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Telugu.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  3. ^ "School Eduvation Department" (PDF). School Education Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 
  4. ^ "The Department of School Education - Official AP State Government Portal | AP State Portal". www.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 7 November 2016.