Kurnool Municipal Corporation (Kurnool Part), with population of about 3 lakh is a part of the main city Kurnool city, located in Kurnool sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 73 wards in the city, among them Kurnool Ward No 46 is the most populous ward with population of about 25 thousand and Kurnool Ward No 60 is the least populous ward with population of 47.

Nearest railway station is Kurnool which is within the city.

Demographics

The city is home to about 3 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurnool municipal corporation (Kurnool part) is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 64 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 296,097 244,990 48,375 2,732 32,857
Male 146,685 122,215 23,172 1,298 16,958
Female 149,412 122,775 25,203 1,434 15,899

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 300.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 74 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 311.8% which is 21.4% higher than male population growth rate of 290.4%. General caste population has increased by 294.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 348.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 183.7% and child population has increased by 246.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 300.9% 294.4% 348.8% 183.7% 246.3%
Male 290.4% 285% 331.5% 184.6% 248.9%
Female 311.8% 304.3% 366% 182.8% 243.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 1088 and in schedule tribe is 1105. There are 938 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 53 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total General SC ST Child
Change 53 48 81 -7 -14
2011 1019 1005 1088 1105 938
2001 966 957 1007 1112 952

Literacy

Total about 2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.1 lakh are male and about 96 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurnool is 77%. 83% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kurnool

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 0.1% 7.2%
2011 77.4% 82.8% 72.2%
2001 74% 82.7% 65%

Workers profile

Kurnool has 36% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 20% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurnool

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.4% 32.1% 4.2% 63.6%
Male 53.1% 48.7% 4.4% 46.9%
Female 20% 15.9% 4.1% 80%