ITDA started and functioned at Vizianagaram initially on 3rd March’ 1980. Subsequently the Headquarters shifted to Parvathipuram in the year 1982 keeping in view the proximity to the Tribal Sub Plan area. The main objective of the ITDA is to identify the problems of tribal inhabiting the contiguous groups of villages called the Tribal Sub Plan area, signifying the areas based approach to the problems with a view to formulate viable and firm strategies in an Integrated manner to achieve socio-economic development of the tribal and also to improve infrastructure and standard of Administration in the Tribal area. Totally there are 8 sub-plan Mandals: Gummalaxmipuram, Kurupam, Jiyyammavalasa, Komarada, Parvathipuram, Makkuva, Saluru and Pachipenta.


ITDA Poulation 
Population as per 2011 Census
ST PopulationPercentage of ST Population
MaleFemaleTotal
District23,44,4741,14,6871,20,8692,35,55610.05 %
TSP5,20,02890,94896,8811,87,82936.12 %

Mandal Wise ITDA Poulation as per 2011 Census
S.No.
Mandal
Total House Holds
Total PopulationST Population
TotalMaleFemaleTotalMaleFemale
1Komarada1304251993248332716018852885110001
2Gummalakshmipuram10809495072337126136429192007422845
3Kurupam11332484022399624406348381721317625
4Jiyammavalasa132455236026183261771071953965323
5Parvathipuram2844911363856450571881240061916209
6Makkuva125735050625225252811126455995665
7Salur262031053895110754282336101610617504
8Pachipenta11369482332387024363232271151811709

Total1270225200282550352649931878299094896881