Peddapalli District, with population of about 7.9 lakh is Telangana's the 16th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 11 sub districts in the district, among them Ramagundam is the most populous sub district with population of about 2.8 lakh and Elgaid is the least populous sub district with population of about 22 thousand.

There is only one city in the district that comes under the district administration which is Ramagundam Municipality.

Demographics

The district is home to about 7.9 lakh people, among them about 4 lakh (50%) are male and about 3.9 lakh (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peddapalli district is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.1 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 62% (about 4.9 lakh) live in Peddapalli District rural part and 38% (about 3 lakh) population live in the Peddapalli District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peddapalli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 791,836 622,974 153,917 14,945 66,513
Male 397,585 313,222 76,843 7,520 34,614
Female 394,251 309,752 77,074 7,425 31,899

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Peddapalli

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Ramagundam 277041 Manthani 17927 Ramagundam 229644
Peddapalle 101776 Sultanabad 16116 Peddapalle 41171
Kamanpur 75072 Bommareddipalle 9998 Jallaram 9329
Sultanabad 63454 Pannur 9329 Palakurthy 7380
Manthani 54669 Kannala 8488 Ratnapur 3154
Dharmaram 54087 Kamanpur 8120
Odela 42211 Kolanoor 7962
Srirampur 41956 Myadaram 7625
Mutharam (Manthani) 31567 Odela 7470
Julapalle 27661 Garrepalle 6939

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 991 in Muslims are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Peddapalli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 791,836 735,786 47,714 5,637 336 62 73 10 2,218
Male 397,585 369,575 23,907 2,759 179 32 32 5 1,096
Female 394,251 366,211 23,807 2,878 157 30 41 5 1,122

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 989, in schedule caste is 1003 and in schedule tribe is 987. There are 922 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 Peddapalli

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Julapalle 1018 Mallepalle 1155 Peddapalle 994
Mutharam (Manthani) 1017 Kuchirajpalle 1152 Ratnapur 976
Sultanabad 1017 Garrepalle 1148 Ramagundam 967
Manthani 1014 Peddaodela 1145 Palakurthy 947
Odela 1013 Chinnakalvala 1115 Jallaram 940
Elgaid 1008 Sarvaram 1105
Peddapalle 1005 Upparlakesaram 1104
Dharmaram 1001 Parupalle 1094
Srirampur 986 Gumpula 1085
Kamanpur 972 Ippalapalle 1069

Literacy

Total about 4.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.7 lakh are male and about 2.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peddapalli is 66%. 74% of male and 57% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Ramagundam 72 Pannur 79 Peddapalle 76
Kamanpur 67 Jallipalle 74 Ramagundam 75
Peddapalle 66 Sultanabad 73 Ramagundam 75
Manthani 63 Manthani 73 Jallaram 74
Sultanabad 63 Upparlakesaram 71 Palakurthy 69
Elgaid 60 Nagepalle 71 Ratnapur 65
Srirampur 59 Rangampalle 71 Ramagundam 61
Odela 59 Mallepalle 70
Dharmaram 57 Mulkalapalle 70
Julapalle 56 Mustial 69

Workers profile

Peddapalli has 43% (about 3.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 33% female population are working population. 47% 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 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peddapalli

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.4% 34.5% 8.8% 56.6%
Male 54% 46.8% 7.2% 46%
Female 32.6% 22.2% 10.4% 67.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Peddapalli

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Begumpet 43.2 Ramagundam 145.9
Khammampalle 43 Jallaram 23.6
Bommareddipalle 34.6 Palakurthy 12.9
Kolanoor 30.8 Peddapalle 10.4
Gaddalapalle 29.5 Ratnapur 2.6
Eklaspur 26.4
Kunaram 24.7
Vennampalle 24.3
Esalatakkallapalle 24.3
Manthani 23