Jadcherla Census Town, with population of about 18 thousand is Jadcherla sub district's the least populous census town located in Jadcherla sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Jadcherla census town is 16 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1134 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Jadcherla Ward No 01 and the population of Jadcherla Ward No 01 is about 18 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Jadcherla which is within the census town. Jadcherla is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Mahbubnagar which is 20 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 80 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 584 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 28°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9083 (51%) are male and 8875 (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jadcherla census town is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3731 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jadcherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,958 15,558 1,600 800 2,251
Male 9,083 7,765 805 513 1,139
Female 8,875 7,793 795 287 1,112

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 66% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 27% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 5% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 960 in Muslims are 993 and in Christians are 1114

Religion wise population 2011 - Jadcherla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 17,958 11,781 4,874 873 3 3 1 0 423
Male 9,083 6,011 2,446 413 2 2 1 0 208
Female 8,875 5,770 2,428 460 1 1 0 0 215

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 14.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 18.1% which is 7.1% higher than male population growth rate of 11%. General caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4% and child population has decreased by -7.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jadcherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.4% 17.2% -3.6% 4% -7.4%
Male 11% 13.8% -7.4% 4.7% -7.8%
Female 18.1% 20.8% 0.6% 2.9% -7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 988 and in schedule tribe is 559. There are 976 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jadcherla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 58 59 79 -10 8
2011 977 1004 988 559 976
2001 919 945 909 569 968

Literacy

Total about 12 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 6618 are male and 5202 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jadcherla is 75%. 83% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jadcherla

Total Male Female
Change 6.0% 4.7% 8.0%
2011 75.3% 83.3% 67%
2001 69.3% 78.6% 59%

Workers profile

Jadcherla has 39% (6994) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 26% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jadcherla

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.9% 34.4% 4.6% 61.1%
Male 51.3% 46.5% 4.8% 48.7%
Female 26.3% 22% 4.3% 73.7%