Mandya District, with population of about 18.1 lakh is Karnataka's the 13th most populous district, located in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Mandya district is 4962 km2 and it is the 12th smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 364 persons per km2. There are 7 sub districts in the district, among them Mandya is the most populous sub district with population of about 4.2 lakh and Shrirangapattana is the least populous sub district with population of about 1.8 lakh.

Demographics

The district is home to about 18.1 lakh people, among them about 9.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 9 lakh (50%) are female. 84% 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 Mandya district is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 4.3 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 15 lakh) live in Mandya District rural part and 17% (about 3.1 lakh) population live in the Mandya District urban part. Rural population density of Mandya district is 305 and urban population density is 5440 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,805,769 1,518,073 265,294 22,402 172,685
Male 905,085 762,100 131,675 11,310 89,063
Female 900,684 755,973 133,619 11,092 83,622

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Mandya

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Mandya 415153 Besagarahalli 10669 Mandya 137358
Maddur 295432 Arakere 10313 Malavalli 37601
Malavalli 283265 Halaguru 10176 Maddur 28754
Krishnarajpet 260479 Belagola 10121 Krishnarajpet 25946
Nagamangala 187897 Doddarasinakere 9541 Shrirangapattana 25061
Pandavapura 183352 Belakavadi 9151 Pandavapura 20399
Shrirangapattana 180191 Kalkuni 8844 Nagamangala 17776
Keregodu 8528 Hongalli 9074
Kirugavalu 8268 Mellahalli 6393
Kirangur 7653

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 994 in Muslims are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mandya

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,805,769 1,712,695 77,801 8,506 322 299 3,607 109 2,430
Male 905,085 858,789 39,000 3,948 183 161 1,814 63 1,127
Female 900,684 853,906 38,801 4,558 139 138 1,793 46 1,303

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 2.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 2.9% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.9%. General caste population has increased by 1.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.3% and child population has decreased by -15.8% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mandya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.4% 1.3% 7.3% 30.3% -15.8%
Male 1.9% 0.9% 6.5% 30.1% -16%
Female 2.9% 1.7% 8.2% 30.5% -15.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 1015 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 939 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mandya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 8 16 3 5
2011 995 992 1015 981 939
2001 986 984 999 978 934

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Nagamangala 1006 Gundakallu Hosur 3000 Shrirangapattana 1042
Shrirangapattana 1003 Mavinakatte Koppalu 1519 Hongalli 1010
Krishnarajpet 1000 Kempalingapura 1500 Pandavapura 1005
Maddur 998 Chikkauparakanahalli 1481 Maddur 1005
Pandavapura 992 Chandagonahalli 1417 Malavalli 1001
Mandya 990 Gangarahalli 1404 Nagamangala 1001
Malavalli 985 Biliganahalli 1400 Mandya 1000
S.Mutsandra 1373 Krishnarajpet 999
Uyanahalli 1364 Mellahalli 985
Katakahalli 1333

Literacy

Total about 11.5 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 6.4 lakh are male and about 5.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mandya is 70%. 78% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mandya

Total Male Female
Change 9.4% 7.8% 11.0%
2011 70.4% 78.3% 62.5%
2001 61% 70.5% 51.5%

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Mandya 75 Pura 100 Nagamangala 87
Shrirangapattana 73 Mallenahalli 97 Mandya 85
Nagamangala 71 Avverahalli 97 Krishnarajpet 83
Krishnarajpet 70 Cholenahalli 97 Maddur 83
Maddur 69 Karimanti 95 Mellahalli 81
Pandavapura 67 Honnadevihalli 95 Hongalli 80
Malavalli 67 Maddur Rural 95 Shrirangapattana 80
Borapura 94 Pandavapura 80
Javaranahalli 94 Malavalli 79
Somanahalli 93

Workers profile

Mandya has 48% (about 8.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 33% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48.3% 39.6% 8.7% 51.7%
Male 63.6% 56.8% 6.7% 36.4%
Female 32.9% 22.3% 10.6% 67.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mandya

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Belakavadi 33.3 Mandya 16.9
Bellibettadakaval 29.2 Shrirangapattana 11.6
Dhanagur 23.5 Maddur 6.3
Doddarasinakere 18.4 Hongalli 6.1
Keregodu 17.7 Krishnarajpet 4.3
Gamanahalli 16.6 Pandavapura 3.7
Sindaghatta 15.2 Malavalli 3.3
Netkal 15.1 Nagamangala 2.5
Belagola 14.7 Mellahalli 2
Kesthur 14.6