MAJOR TRIBES IN I.T.D.A., SEETHAMPETA

                        ITDA was established with head quarters at Seethampeta  by formation of Tribal Sub Plan area  in 20 mandals. Out of total district population of 2531752 the Tribal population is 1,51,052 in TSP area and it is 5.9%. Among them 75284 are men and 75768 are women.

DETAILS OF TRIBES EXISTING IN 7 ITDAs IN THE STATE OF ANDHRA PRADESH
S.No.

Name of ITDA

Name of District

Major Tribal Groups

1

Seethampeta

Srikakulam

Savara, Jathapu, Gadaba

2

Parvathipuram

Vizianagaram

Savara, Jathapu,Konda Dora

3

Paderu

Visakhapatnam

Bhagatha,Valmiki,Konda Dora,Kammara,Kondu,Porja,Gadaba, Mannedora, Nooka Dora

4

R.C.Varam

East Godavari

Koya, Kondareddi, Kondadora, Valmiki

5

K.R.Puram

West Godavari

Koya, Kondareddi

6

Srisailam

Kurnool

Chenchu

7

Nellore

Nellore

Yanadi

 Among Tribal population
17.77% belongs to Konda Savara,
47.64 belongs to Jatapu,
 32.46 belongs to Kapu Savara and
 2.11% belongs to Gadaba Tribe.
 In the district 29% tribals are agriculturists, 61% are agriculture labor and 10% depends on other professions.
 Literacy rate of the tribal men is 71.52% and 64.18% in women and totally it is 67.85%.