Rangareddy District, with population of about 25.7 lakh is Telangana's the 3rd most populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Rangareddy district is 7493 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 343 persons per km2. There are 16 sub districts in the district, among them Saroornagar is the most populous sub district with population of about 5.5 lakh and Manchal is the least populous sub district with population of about 46 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 25.7 lakh people, among them about 13.2 lakh (51%) are male and about 12.5 lakh (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rangareddy district is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 6 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 72% (about 18.6 lakh) live in Rangareddy District urban part and 28% (about 7.1 lakh) population live in the Rangareddy District rural part. Rural population density of Rangareddy district is 110 and urban population density is 1797 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rangareddy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,567,349 2,165,717 304,147 97,485 317,134
Male 1,316,373 1,111,193 154,400 50,780 164,379
Female 1,250,976 1,054,524 149,747 46,705 152,755

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Rangareddy

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Saroornagar 549004 Ibrahimpatnam (Khalsa) 17345 Shamshabad 32583
Qutubullapur 495683 Shabad 14927 Meerpet 32013
Serilingampally 309320 Mohammadabad 12454 Bachpalle 27563
Rajendranagar 307175 Shankarpalle 12047 Jillalguda 27461
Hayathnagar 227195 Mankhal 11916 Badangpet 15913
Shamshabad 87837 Arutla 10037 Turkayamjal 15689
Ibrahimpatnam 74006 Koheda 9285 Kompalle 15575
Gandeed 70387 Maheswaram 8795 Dundigal 13465
Shankarpalle 65428 Vennached 7698 Kothapet 12740
Maheswaram 65125 Chilkoor 7265 Bandlaguda (Jagir) 12734

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 13% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 946 in Muslims are 960 and in Christians are 989

Religion wise population 2011 - Rangareddy

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,567,349 2,133,037 338,545 61,038 4,102 854 1,445 836 27,492
Male 1,316,373 1,095,868 172,753 30,683 2,225 464 764 456 13,160
Female 1,250,976 1,037,169 165,792 30,355 1,877 390 681 380 14,332

Growth of population

Population of the district has decreased by -28.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is -27.9% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of -28.4%. General caste population has decreased by -25.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -41.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -33.3% and child population has decreased by -36.6% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rangareddy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -28.2% -25.6% -41.5% -33.3% -36.6%
Male -28.4% -25.9% -41.4% -32.3% -35.6%
Female -27.9% -25.1% -41.6% -34.2% -37.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 991 and in schedule tribe is 939. There are 933 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rangareddy

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 19 18 -7 -26
2011 961 958 991 939 933
2001 944 939 973 946 959

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rangareddy

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Gandeed 1008 Venkannaguda 1429 Narsingi 1076
Shankarpalle 971 Piglipur 1341 Ibrahimpatnam (Bagath) 1069
Chevella 968 Cheeded 1230 Kothapet 995
Shabad 964 Rangapur 1211 Kompalle 977
Rajendranagar 961 Nancherla 1186 Badangpet 976
Saroornagar 956 Cherlaguda 1146 Kismatpur 973
Ibrahimpatnam 954 Langerguda 1143 Meerpet 966
Hayathnagar 952 Rangapur 1143 Turkayamjal 965
Manchal 947 Proddutur 1125 Bachpalle 960
Kandukur 944 Reddipalle 1112 Jillalguda 959

Literacy

Total about 17 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 9.4 lakh are male and about 7.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rangareddy is 76%. 82% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rangareddy

Total Male Female
Change 9.3% 6.4% 12.5%
2011 75.5% 81.7% 69%
2001 66.2% 75.3% 56.5%

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rangareddy

Workers profile

Rangareddy has 40% (about 10.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 25% female population are working population. 49% 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 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rangareddy

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.5% 34.2% 6.3% 59.5%
Male 54.7% 48.5% 6.2% 45.3%
Female 25.5% 19.1% 6.4% 74.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rangareddy

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Shabad 66.1 Ibrahimpatnam (Bagath) 20.8
Arutla 63.4 Turkayamjal 20.5
Mohammadabad 47 Dundigal 20.3
Koheda 37 Shamshabad 17.8
Gungal 36.6 Bachpalle 12.2
Nandiwanaparthy 35.9 Kompalle 10.8
Lemoor 34.1 Narsingi 6.9
Nallavelly 32.7 Bandlaguda (Jagir) 5.8
Kandukur 32.5 Badangpet 5.3
Mahalingapuram 32.2 Kismatpur 4.2