Damaragidda Mandal, with population of about 58 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 30th most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 28 villages in the sub district, among them Damaragidda is the most populous village with population of 9197 and Laxmipur is the least populous village with population of 308. Kanukurthy is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 18 km2 and Laxmipur is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 58 thousand people, among them about 29 thousand (50%) are male and about 29 thousand (50%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Damaragidda mandal is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Damaragidda mandal live in the Damaragidda Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Damaragidda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 57,946 44,637 10,742 2,567 8,043
Male 28,874 22,282 5,296 1,296 4,182
Female 29,072 22,355 5,446 1,271 3,861

Most populated Villages in Damaragidda

Villages
Name Population
Damaragidda 9197
Kanukurthy 4280
Bapanpalle 3427
Kamsanipalle 3213
Mogalamadka 2987
Vathugundla 2858
Bommanpad 2795
Vithalapur 2424
Kyatanpalle 2339
Malreddipalle 2262

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1007 in Muslims are 1009.

Religion wise population 2011 - Damaragidda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 57,946 55,019 2,720 72 12 3 6 4 110
Male 28,874 27,418 1,354 36 7 1 3 2 53
Female 29,072 27,601 1,366 36 5 2 3 2 57

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 49 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 17.4%. General caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.8% and child population has increased by 0.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Damaragidda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.7% 16.1% 21.5% 31.8% 0.1%
Male 17.4% 16.2% 19.7% 30.5% 0.9%
Female 18% 16.1% 23.3% 33.2% -0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1028 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 923 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Damaragidda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -2 30 20 -15
2011 1007 1003 1028 981 923
2001 1002 1005 998 961 938

Villages with highest sex ratio in Damaragidda

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chakalavaripalle 1089
Vithalapur 1084
Yelsanpalle 1073
Gadpa 1065
Gadimunkanpalle 1056
Sajnapur 1050
Kandanpalle 1048
Kanukurthy 1047
Lingareddipalle 1041
Bommanpad 1039

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 8285 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Damaragidda is 44%. 55% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Damaragidda

Total Male Female
Change 12.8% 12.0% 13.6%
2011 43.9% 55.2% 32.9%
2001 31.1% 43.2% 19.3%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Damaragidda

Workers profile

Damaragidda has 56% (about 33 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 55% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Damaragidda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56.2% 45.1% 11.1% 43.8%
Male 57.5% 49.6% 8% 42.5%
Female 54.9% 40.7% 14.2% 45.1%

Biggest Villages in Damaragidda

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kanukurthy 17.9
Damaragidda 17.1
Bommanpad 15.2
Kamsanipalle 13.8
Vithalapur 13.4
Vathugundla 12.5
Bapanpalle 12.3
Kyatanpalle 9.4
Mogalamadka 8.6
Ulligundam 8.3