Kurnool Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Kallur Part), with population of about 1.4 lakh is a part of the main city Kurnool city, located in Kallur sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 21 wards in the city, among them Kurnool Ward No 76 is the most populous ward with population of about 32 thousand and Kurnool Ward No 72 is the least populous ward with population of 342.

Nearest railway station is Kurnool which is within the city. Kurnool/kallur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kurnool. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 210 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 702 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 25.27°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1.4 lakh people, among them about 73 thousand (50%) are male and about 72 thousand (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurnool municipal corporation and out growth (Kallur part) is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 33 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 144,798 120,382 22,302 2,114 16,892
Male 72,542 60,387 11,084 1,071 8,765
Female 72,256 59,995 11,218 1,043 8,127

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 78% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 994 in Muslims are 975 and in Christians are 1147.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kurnool

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 144,798 113,109 26,134 4,286 58 12 21 21 1,157
Male 72,542 56,728 13,233 1,996 36 3 14 11 521
Female 72,256 56,381 12,901 2,290 22 9 7 10 636

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 96.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 74 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 99.2% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 93.1%. General caste population has increased by 93.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 106.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 119.5% and child population has increased by 78% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 96.1% 93.8% 106.9% 119.5% 78%
Male 93.1% 90.2% 106.4% 134.9% 80.3%
Female 99.2% 97.6% 107.4% 105.7% 75.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 996 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 974. There are 927 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 37 5 -138 -25
2011 996 994 1012 974 927
2001 966 957 1007 1112 952

Literacy

Total about 96 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 53 thousand are male and about 43 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurnool is 75%. 83% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total Male Female
Change 1.2% -0.1% 2.8%
2011 75.2% 82.6% 67.8%
2001 74% 82.7% 65%

Workers profile

Kurnool has 40% (about 58 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 26% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurnool

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.8% 33.6% 6.2% 60.2%
Male 53.7% 48.2% 5.5% 46.3%
Female 25.9% 19% 6.9% 74.1%