Nirmal District, with population of about 7.1 lakh is Telangana's the 12th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 13 sub districts in the district, among them Nirmal is the most populous sub district with population of about 1.4 lakh and Mamda is the least populous sub district with population of about 32 thousand.

There are 2 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Nirmal and Bhainsa Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 7.1 lakh people, among them about 3.5 lakh (49%) are male and about 3.6 lakh (51%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nirmal district is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 1.7 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 79% (about 5.6 lakh) live in Nirmal District rural part and 21% (about 1.5 lakh) population live in the Nirmal District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nirmal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 709,418 520,757 108,085 80,576 82,769
Male 346,721 255,273 51,678 39,770 42,462
Female 362,697 265,484 56,407 40,806 40,307

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Nirmal

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Nirmal 139570 Mudhole 12777 Nirmal 88433
Bhainsa 89417 Khanapur 7081 Bhainsa 49764
Khanapur 61984 Dilawarpur 6814 Thimmapur 13485
Mudhole 55923 Kubeer 6672
Kaddam (Peddur) 52703 Jam 6426
Sarangapur 48820 Basar 5865
Kubeer 47984 Narsapur 5787
Tanoor 39752 Ponkal 5160
Laxmanchanda 36739 Waddyal 5140
Dilawarpur 35780 Laxmanchanda 5115

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1055 in Muslims are 993 and in Buddhists are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nirmal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 709,418 597,424 99,600 2,424 367 5,851 53 86 3,613
Male 346,721 290,693 49,969 1,174 185 2,932 30 43 1,695
Female 362,697 306,731 49,631 1,250 182 2,919 23 43 1,918

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1046 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1040, in schedule caste is 1092 and in schedule tribe is 1026. There are 949 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 Nirmal

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Sarangapur 1129 Old Pochampad 4093 Nirmal 1007
Lokeswaram 1100 Yedlapur 2000 Bhainsa 986
Laxmanchanda 1098 Kotha Lingampalle (R.C) 1423 Thimmapur 969
Dilawarpur 1089 Jam 1395
Mamda 1075 Devathapur 1348
Kuntala 1050 Lingampalle 1310
Nirmal 1044 Bakot 1304
Mudhole 1041 Badgaon 1286
Kaddam (Peddur) 1032 Sathgaon 1266
Kubeer 1018 Rampur 1252

Literacy

Total about 3.6 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.1 lakh are male and about 1.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nirmal is 58%. 69% of male and 47% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nirmal 68 Renukapur 100 Nirmal 76
Bhainsa 63 Old Pochampad 84 Thimmapur 75
Khanapur 60 Peddur 74 Bhainsa 70
Tanoor 58 Khanapur 72
Mudhole 55 Hasgul 70
Kaddam (Peddur) 54 Pangra 70
Kubeer 53 Jumda 70
Sarangapur 53 Mategaon 70
Dilawarpur 53 Maskapur 69
Kuntala 52 Kupli 69

Workers profile

Nirmal has 53% (about 3.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 50% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nirmal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.1% 46.5% 6.6% 46.9%
Male 55.9% 50% 5.9% 44.1%
Female 50.4% 43.1% 7.3% 49.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Nirmal

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Allampally 65.9 Bhainsa 35.1
Venkampochampad 57.3 Nirmal 14.3
Mudhole 50.1 Thimmapur 13.9
Islampur 40.2
Mandapalle 35.8
Udumpur 34
Paspula 32.8
Naldurthi 28.8
Basar 28.1
Jam 27.2