Karimnagar Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Karimnagar Part), with population of about 2.8 lakh is a part of the main city Karimnagar city, located in Karimnagar sub district of Karimnagar district in the state Telangana in India. There are 14 wards in the city, among them Karimnagar Ward No 08 is the most populous ward with population of about 42 thousand and Sitarampur (og) Ward No 12 (rural Mdds Code:572328) is the least populous ward with population of 3017.

Nearest railway station is Karimnagar which is within the city. Karimnagar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Karimnagar. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 178 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 848 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 21°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.8 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karimnagar municipal corporation and out growth (Karimnagar part) is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 68 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 283,657 251,404 27,051 5,202 28,633
Male 143,060 126,771 13,614 2,675 14,740
Female 140,597 124,633 13,437 2,527 13,893

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 21% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 983 in Muslims are 977 and in Christians are 1049.

Religion wise population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 283,657 217,942 59,560 3,620 1,080 60 68 4 1,323
Male 143,060 109,886 30,131 1,767 550 34 36 3 653
Female 140,597 108,056 29,429 1,853 530 26 32 1 670

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 37.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 40.2% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 35.8%. General caste population has increased by 36.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.6% and child population has increased by 13.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37.9% 36.7% 47.9% 49.6% 13.1%
Male 35.8% 34.3% 48.5% 48.9% 12.8%
Female 40.2% 39.2% 47.3% 50.3% 13.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 943 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 34 -8 9 5
2011 983 983 987 945 943
2001 952 949 995 936 938

Literacy

Total about 2.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karimnagar is 85%. 91% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Male Female
Change 1.6% -0.2% 3.5%
2011 84.9% 90.6% 79%
2001 83.3% 90.8% 75.5%

Workers profile

Karimnagar has 34% (about 96 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 16% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karimnagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34% 30.6% 3.4% 66%
Male 51.9% 48.2% 3.7% 48.1%
Female 15.7% 12.6% 3% 84.3%