Wanaparthy District, with population of about 5.8 lakh is Telangana's the 7th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 9 sub districts in the district, among them Wanaparthy is the most populous sub district with population of about 1.1 lakh and Peddamandadi is the least populous sub district with population of about 40 thousand.

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

Demographics

The district is home to about 5.8 lakh people, among them about 3 lakh (51%) are male and about 2.8 lakh (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Wanaparthy district is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1.2 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 84% (about 4.9 lakh) live in Wanaparthy District rural part and 16% (about 92 thousand) population live in the Wanaparthy District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Wanaparthy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 578,329 438,548 94,007 45,774 72,447
Male 295,295 224,289 47,610 23,396 38,017
Female 283,034 214,259 46,397 22,378 34,430

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Wanaparthy

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Wanaparthy 108521 Pebbair 12289 Wanaparthy 60949
Kothakota 79604 Amarchinta 11225 Kothakota 19042
Pebbair 68690 Srirangapur 8119 Atmakur 12297
Atmakur 61505 Peddamandadi 7823
Pangal 60254 Ghanpur 7742
Gopalpeta 59345 Gopalpeta 7230
Veepangandla 51336 Buddharam 6401
Ghanpur 48771 Manajipet 6169
Peddamandadi 40303 Yedula 5369
Peddagudem 5210

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 956 in Muslims are 987.

Religion wise population 2011 - Wanaparthy

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 578,329 538,148 34,187 2,336 43 56 31 48 3,480
Male 295,295 275,076 17,206 1,153 23 27 18 18 1,774
Female 283,034 263,072 16,981 1,183 20 29 13 30 1,706

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 956. There are 906 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 Wanaparthy

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Atmakur 993 Nagavaram 1368 Atmakur 985
Peddamandadi 977 Achutapur 1116 Kothakota 981
Kothakota 972 Vallabhanpalle 1111 Wanaparthy 935
Gopalpeta 970 Peddamungalachedu 1092
Pebbair 959 Singampeta 1085
Ghanpur 952 Gaddabaswapuram 1079
Veepangandla 949 Gopalpeta 1074
Wanaparthy 941 Medepalle 1068
Pangal 927 Somsagar 1067
Chinnamarur 1056

Literacy

Total about 2.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 1.7 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Wanaparthy is 56%. 66% of male and 45% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Wanaparthy 68 Chinnamarur 69 Wanaparthy 78
Veepangandla 58 Chellepahad 69 Atmakur 72
Kothakota 56 Pullareddikunta 68 Kothakota 71
Pebbair 55 Kalloor 68
Peddamandadi 53 Nagavaram 68
Pangal 52 Madanapur 67
Atmakur 51 Pebbair 67
Ghanpur 50 Janumpalle 66
Gopalpeta 49 Mallaipalle 66
Peddamarur 66

Workers profile

Wanaparthy has 51% (about 3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 48% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Wanaparthy

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.2% 45.6% 5.7% 48.8%
Male 54.8% 50.1% 4.7% 45.2%
Female 47.5% 40.9% 6.6% 52.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Wanaparthy

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Toomkunta 36.3 Wanaparthy 27.4
Bekkam 34.7 Atmakur 15.5
Lakshmipalle 33 Kothakota 12.8
Peddamandadi 32
Dagadapalle 30.4
Veepangandla 27.1
Kalvarala 26.4
Peddagudem 26.3
Remaddula 26.2
Polkepahad 24.1