Vikarabad District, with population of about 7.9 lakh is Telangana's the 15th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 14 sub districts in the district, among them Tandur is the most populous sub district with population of about 1.2 lakh and Bantwaram is the least populous sub district with population of about 33 thousand.

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

Demographics

The district is home to about 7.9 lakh people, among them about 3.9 lakh (50%) are male and about 3.9 lakh (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vikarabad 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 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 84% (about 6.6 lakh) live in Vikarabad District rural part and 16% (about 1.2 lakh) population live in the Vikarabad District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vikarabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 785,002 555,349 154,683 74,970 95,489
Male 392,962 278,684 76,100 38,178 49,058
Female 392,040 276,665 78,583 36,792 46,431

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Vikarabad

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Tandur 118776 Pargi 18241 Tandur 65115
Vicarabad 85410 Karankote 8706 Vicarabad 53143
Kulkacharla 70281 Mominpet 8229 Navandgi 6711
Pargi 62984 Kulkacharla 7624
Peddemul 51893 Marpalle Kalan 7282
Marpalle 51090 Tattapalle 6753
Doma 48224 Dharur 6029
Yelal 45295 Turmamidi 5775
Dharur 44900 Patloor 5565
Pudur 44884 Kotpalle 5491

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 14% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1000 in Muslims are 979.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vikarabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 785,002 664,802 110,021 4,794 194 86 90 72 4,943
Male 392,962 332,339 55,597 2,321 97 36 43 33 2,496
Female 392,040 332,463 54,424 2,473 97 50 47 39 2,447

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1033 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 946 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 Vikarabad

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Yelal 1047 Shakapur 3500 Vicarabad 1008
Peddemul 1017 Jalalpur 1439 Tandur 998
Basheerabad 1016 Konapur 1305 Navandgi 978
Bantwaram 1006 Allapur 1214
Dharur 1005 Kokat 1211
Pargi 1005 Bacharam 1166
Tandur 1000 Sultanpur 1158
Mominpet 998 Gangwar 1149
Vicarabad 997 Kishtapur 1142
Doma 995 Yacharam 1139

Literacy

Total about 4.1 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.4 lakh are male and about 1.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vikarabad is 60%. 69% of male and 50% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Vicarabad 70 Noorullapur 81 Vicarabad 79
Tandur 67 Manneguda (Sarecas) 80 Tandur 76
Nawabpet 63 Shakapur 78 Navandgi 65
Pargi 61 Syedmalkapur 77
Mominpet 61 Gopanpalle 75
Pudur 61 Pargi 73
Marpalle 58 Kokat 73
Dharur 56 Dathapur 73
Basheerabad 55 Ravalapalle 72
Bantwaram 54 Nawabpet 72

Workers profile

Vikarabad has 50% (about 3.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 45% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vikarabad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.2% 41.2% 9% 49.8%
Male 55.1% 47.7% 7.5% 44.9%
Female 45.3% 34.8% 10.4% 54.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Vikarabad

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Turmamidi 29.9 Vicarabad 46.7
Juntpalle 28.6 Navandgi 9.4
Indoor 24.6 Tandur 5.8
Kusumasamudram 24.1
Kulkacharla 24
Dharur 23.4
Mominpet 23
Chittigidda 22.4
Markal 22.3
Pudur 22.2