Jagtial District, with population of about 9.9 lakh is Telangana's the 12th most populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 15 sub districts in the district, among them Jagtial is the most populous sub district with population of about 1.7 lakh and Kodimial is the least populous sub district with population of about 44 thousand.

There are 4 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Jagtial Municipality and Out Growth; Jagtial, Koratla and Metpalle Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 9.9 lakh people, among them about 4.9 lakh (49%) are male and about 5 lakh (51%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jagtial district is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 2.5 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 78% (about 7.7 lakh) live in Jagtial District rural part and 22% (about 2.2 lakh) population live in the Jagtial District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jagtial

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 988,913 800,028 165,534 23,351 93,571
Male 485,819 393,535 80,722 11,562 48,048
Female 503,094 406,493 84,812 11,789 45,523

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Jagtial

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Jagtial 169064 Dharmapuri 17243 Jagtial 103930
Koratla 108346 Raikal 16404 Jagtial 96460
Metpalle 86692 Mallial 11442 Koratla 66504
Dharmapuri 78365 Kodimial 10892 Metpalle 50902
Raikal 63907 Rajaram 9380
Mallapur 53870 Allipur 8894
Ibrahimpatnam 52759 Aravelli 8773
Velgatoor 51719 Ailapur 8759
Medipalle 51209 Ibrahimpatnam 8569
Pegadapalle 47981 Bandalingapur 7769

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1038 in Muslims are 1003.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jagtial

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 988,913 905,642 76,952 4,492 352 67 54 17 1,337
Male 485,819 444,355 38,413 2,186 180 30 20 9 626
Female 503,094 461,287 38,539 2,306 172 37 34 8 711

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1036 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1033, in schedule caste is 1051 and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 947 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kathlapur 1105 Masaipeta 1333 Jagtial 1007
Mallapur 1066 Thatipalle 1318 Jagtial 1005
Ibrahimpatnam 1063 Maggidi 1244 Koratla 1000
Sarangapur 1054 Oddelingapur 1219 Metpalle 998
Raikal 1052 Ippapalle 1219
Mallial 1049 Bhushanrao Peta 1215
Dharmapuri 1047 Gambhirpur 1214
Kodimial 1045 Errapur 1200
Gollapalle 1041 Obulapur 1198
Medipalle 1027 Dulur 1172

Literacy

Total about 5.4 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 3.1 lakh are male and about 2.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jagtial is 60%. 71% of male and 50% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Jagtial 69 Venkatraopet 69 Jagtial 79
Koratla 69 Medipalle 68 Jagtial 78
Metpalle 67 Raikal 68 Koratla 75
Mallial 59 Rangapur 67 Metpalle 74
Kodimial 58 Dharmapuri 67
Raikal 58 Sanabanda 66
Ibrahimpatnam 57 Thatipalle 65
Medipalle 57 Mallial 65
Dharmapuri 56 Ramnoor 65
Pegadapalle 55 Yakeenpur 64

Workers profile

Jagtial has 54% (about 5.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 52% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jagtial

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.4% 48% 6.5% 45.6%
Male 57% 51.9% 5.2% 43%
Female 51.9% 44.2% 7.7% 48.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jagtial

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Bornapalle 56.6 Metpalle 48
Kammunur 45.9 Koratla 22.8
Rechapalle 40.5 Jagtial 17.8
Govindaram 31.2 Jagtial 17.8
Ibrahimpatnam 27.2
Aravelli 25.8
Nerella 25.7
Allipur 25.2
Velgatoor 24.7
Rajaram 24.7