Medchal Malkajgiri District, with population of about 19.4 lakh is Telangana's the 4th most populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 7 sub districts in the district, among them Balanagar is the most populous sub district with population of about 5.7 lakh and Medchal is the least populous sub district with population of about 93 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 19.4 lakh people, among them about 9.9 lakh (51%) are male and about 9.5 lakh (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Medchal Malkajgiri district is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 4.7 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 89% (about 17.4 lakh) live in Medchal Malkajgiri District urban part and 11% (about 2.1 lakh) population live in the Medchal Malkajgiri District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Medchal Malkajgiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,944,390 1,704,876 193,212 46,302 220,549
Male 991,673 870,352 97,511 23,810 114,126
Female 952,717 834,524 95,701 22,492 106,423

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Medchal Malkajgiri

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Balanagar 567996 Devaryamjal 13739 Jawaharnagar 44562
Malkajgiri 413571 Annojiguda 10896 Boduppal 43692
Uppal 384835 Keesara 10087 Medchal 35611
Ghatkesar 188380 Korremul 9922 Peerzadguda 32586
Keesara 177288 Gundlapochampalle 9009 Nagaram 30502
Shamirpet 118895 Edulabad 8413 Ghatkesar 19763
Medchal 93425 Shamirpet 6903 Medipalle 10787
Aliabad 6498
Dabirpur 5398
Ravalkole 4723

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 85% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 954 in Muslims are 964 and in Christians are 1019

Religion wise population 2011 - Medchal Malkajgiri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,944,390 1,661,019 168,952 78,205 3,766 1,101 2,001 721 28,625
Male 991,673 849,855 86,014 38,738 2,014 587 1,021 372 13,072
Female 952,717 811,164 82,938 39,467 1,752 514 980 349 15,553

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 959, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 945. There are 933 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 Medchal Malkajgiri

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Malkajgiri 986 Ghanpur 1253 Medipalle 979
Keesara 970 Muthawalliguda 1111 Medchal 977
Medchal 968 Padamatisaiguda 1104 Peerzadguda 972
Uppal 967 Narayanpur 1093 Nagaram 967
Balanagar 948 Akbarjapet 1071 Boduppal 963
Shamirpet 935 Antaipalle 1055 Jawaharnagar 961
Ghatkesar 935 Yadaram 1054 Ghatkesar 944
Kesavapur 1036
Sampanbole 1033
Maisireddipalle 1027

Literacy

Total about 14.3 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 7.7 lakh are male and about 6.6 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Medchal Malkajgiri is 83%. 88% of male and 78% of female population are literate here.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Medchal Malkajgiri

Workers profile

Medchal Malkajgiri has 39% (about 7.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 22% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Medchal Malkajgiri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.3% 32.6% 6.7% 60.7%
Male 55.7% 48.7% 7% 44.3%
Female 22.2% 15.8% 6.4% 77.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Medchal Malkajgiri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Keesara 29.2 Jawaharnagar 24.2
Kesavapur 25.6 Medchal 16
Ravalkole 21.3 Nagaram 14.2
Devaryamjal 18.8 Ghatkesar 13.8
Lalgadimalakpet 18.7 Peerzadguda 7.9
Srirangavaram 15.9 Boduppal 6
Edulabad 15.8 Medipalle 5
Thumkunta 15.4
Shamirpet 14.6
Bomraspet 14.2