Mahabubabad District, with population of about 7.4 lakh is Telangana's the 14th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 11 sub districts in the district, among them Mahabubabad is the most populous sub district with population of about 1.1 lakh and Kothagudem is the least populous sub district with population of about 40 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 7.4 lakh people, among them about 3.7 lakh (50%) are male and about 3.7 lakh (50%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 35% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahabubabad district is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1.9 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 86% (about 6.4 lakh) live in Mahabubabad District rural part and 14% (about 1.1 lakh) population live in the Mahabubabad District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahabubabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 742,499 381,906 102,193 258,400 77,568
Male 372,656 190,387 51,089 131,180 40,810
Female 369,843 191,519 51,104 127,220 36,758

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Mahabubabad

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Mahabubabad 113812 Maripeda 17685 Mahabubabad 42851
Maripeda 83876 Kesamudram 12904 Narsampet 30963
Thorrur 76519 Gudur 11174 Thorrur 19100
Narsampet 67239 Gumudur 9962 Dornakal 14425
Kuravi 67179 Inugurthy 8915
Kesamudram 66041 Narsimhulapet 8140
Narsimhulapet 58704 Nellikudur 8016
Nellikudur 58344 Kuravi 7976
Gudur 55781 Gundrathimadugu 7417
Dornakal 55428 Peddamupparam 6793

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% 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 991 in Muslims are 1010.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mahabubabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 742,499 709,967 26,505 3,877 67 68 217 18 1,780
Male 372,656 356,555 13,185 1,846 34 33 104 9 890
Female 369,843 353,412 13,320 2,031 33 35 113 9 890

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1006, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 901 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 Mahabubabad

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kuravi 1037 Gangaram 1866 Mahabubabad 1068
Mahabubabad 1017 Govindapur 1710 Dornakal 1025
Kothagudem 1007 Neelavancha 1495 Thorrur 972
Kesamudram 1003 Kuravi 1469 Narsampet 937
Dornakal 999 Bakkachintalapadu 1377
Thorrur 987 Gurralakunta 1200
Nellikudur 984 Routhugudem 1183
Narsampet 984 Jamandlapalle 1166
Narsimhulapet 977 Paspunur 1163
Gudur 976 Laknepalle 1157

Literacy

Total about 3.9 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.2 lakh are male and about 1.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahabubabad is 58%. 68% of male and 49% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Narsampet 69 Bavurugonda 89 Narsampet 81
Mahabubabad 63 Ramavaram 75 Mahabubabad 79
Thorrur 62 Kothagudem 71 Thorrur 78
Kothagudem 58 Gangaram 71 Dornakal 78
Dornakal 58 Govindapur 71
Kesamudram 56 Sadireddipalle 71
Narsimhulapet 55 Kesamudram 69
Nellikudur 54 Gumudur 68
Kuravi 53 Karkal 67
Maripeda 53 Danthalapalle 67

Workers profile

Mahabubabad has 52% (about 3.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 49% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahabubabad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.8% 44% 7.9% 48.2%
Male 55% 49.3% 5.7% 45%
Female 48.6% 38.6% 10% 51.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mahabubabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kodishalamitta 46.4 Thorrur 18
Inugurthy 38 Mahabubabad 17.2
Macherla 35.2 Narsampet 11.5
Maripeda 32.1 Dornakal 10.4
Narsimhulapet 29.3
Gudur 28.6
Nerada 23.3
Chinnamupparam 23.2
Rajole 22.5
Jayyaram 21.8