Nandyal Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Nandyal sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Nandyal sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nandyal municipality and out growth is 29 km2. Population density of the city is 7321 persons per km2. There are 34 wards in the city, among them Nandyal Ward No 28 is the most populous ward with population of about 44 thousand and Moolasagaram (r) (og) Ward No 31 (rural Mdds Code:594318) is the least populous ward with population of 587.

Nearest railway station is Nandyal which is within the city. Nandyal is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kurnool which is 79 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 289 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 600 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 25°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandyal municipality and out growth is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 47 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 211,424 182,903 24,771 3,750 23,171
Male 105,826 91,893 12,055 1,878 12,109
Female 105,598 91,010 12,716 1,872 11,062

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 64% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 33% 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 999 in Muslims are 987 and in Christians are 1079.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nandyal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 211,424 135,596 68,983 5,707 70 24 24 16 1,004
Male 105,826 67,820 34,718 2,745 40 13 14 7 469
Female 105,598 67,776 34,265 2,962 30 11 10 9 535

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 38.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 40% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of 37%. General caste population has increased by 36.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 59.2% and child population has increased by 12.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38.5% 36.5% 51.6% 59.2% 12.1%
Male 37% 35.5% 46.5% 50.8% 15.4%
Female 40% 37.5% 56.7% 68.5% 8.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 990, in schedule caste is 1055 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 914 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 14 69 105 -56
2011 998 990 1055 997 914
2001 976 976 986 892 970

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 78 thousand are male and about 65 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandyal is 76%. 84% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandyal

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 2.6% 7.1%
2011 76.3% 83.6% 69%
2001 71.6% 81% 61.9%

Workers profile

Nandyal has 38% (about 80 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 22% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandyal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.8% 33.3% 4.5% 62.2%
Male 53.9% 49.9% 4.1% 46.1%
Female 21.6% 16.6% 5% 78.4%