District wise Population Details


Major tribal groups

  • (34) Scheduled Tribes in the State
  • (3) dominate in plain area districts
    • Yanadis  (44%)
    • Sugali/Lambadas (29%)
    • Yerukalas (27%)
District wise/Major Tribe wise Population
Sub Tribe

Krishna

Guntur

Praksam

Nellore

Kadapa

Kurnool

Anantapur

Chittoor

Total 

Sugalis

60611

85429

21183

21172

35442

100182

26248

350267

Yanadis

18233

63032

73469

243001

27859

607

1370

92781

520352

Yerukalas

38649

77615

36822

34094

21259

31437

45829

29920

315625

Chenchus

2466

13501

15245

458

1636

9266

80

442

43094

  • Dispersed tribal habitations
  • Sparse tribal population is a barrier in development
  • No Single Line Administration & Headquarters at Hyderabad
  • Insufficient Staff
  • Inadequate Land & Resources
  • Scattered institutions
  • Lack of social & physical infrastructure
  • Lack of adequate Economic support
  • Lack of access to education & awareness
  • Lack of Special Constitutional Safeguards & regulations
  • Migration, Human Trafficking to other districts/States
  • Access to Health Care