Balanagar Mandal, with population of about 67 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 11th most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 37 villages in the sub district, among them Rajapur is the most populous village with population of 5849 and Bibinagar is the least populous village with population of 236. Rajapur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 25 km2 and Bibinagar is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 67 thousand people, among them about 34 thousand (51%) are male and about 33 thousand (49%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 31% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balanagar mandal is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Balanagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 66,668 34,898 10,878 20,892 9,232
Male 33,979 17,652 5,429 10,898 4,881
Female 32,689 17,246 5,449 9,994 4,351

Most populated Villages in Balanagar

Villages
Name Population
Rajapur 5849
Udithyal 5443
Mothighanapur 4367
Balanagar 3635
Chinna Revalli 3380
Nerellapalle 3103
Thirumalagiri 2911
Peddarevelly 2832
Rangareddiguda 2644
Thirumalapur 2642

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 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 962 in Muslims are 959.

Religion wise population 2011 - Balanagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 66,668 63,645 2,506 162 10 14 2 3 326
Male 33,979 32,438 1,279 79 6 6 1 1 169
Female 32,689 31,207 1,227 83 4 8 1 2 157

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 62 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.9% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of 8.6%. General caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.6% and child population has decreased by -11.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Balanagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.2% 4.9% 9.5% 13.6% -11.8%
Male 8.6% 5.2% 8.4% 14.8% -8.5%
Female 7.9% 4.5% 10.6% 12.5% -15.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 977, in schedule caste is 1004 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 891 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 decreased by 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 71 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Balanagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 -6 20 -19 -71
2011 962 977 1004 917 891
2001 969 983 984 936 962

Villages with highest sex ratio in Balanagar

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Lingaram 1058
Rangareddiguda 1053
Gundlapotlapalle 1037
Nandaram 1011
Suraram 1010
Raipalle 1005
Raghvapur 1000
Rajapur 997
Kuthnepalle 994
Balanagar 993

Literacy

Total about 30 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balanagar is 52%. 63% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Balanagar

Total Male Female
Change 10.5% 9.1% 12.0%
2011 52% 63.2% 40.5%
2001 41.5% 54.1% 28.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Balanagar

Workers profile

Balanagar has 51% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 48% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Balanagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.3% 43.3% 8% 48.7%
Male 54.7% 48.8% 5.9% 45.3%
Female 47.7% 37.6% 10.1% 52.3%

Biggest Villages in Balanagar

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Rajapur 25.3
Udithyal 23.5
Chinna Revalli 19.5
Mothighanapur 16.8
Edganpalle 14.6
Peddarevelly 13.6
Thirumalagiri 13.2
Thirumalapur 13
Hemajipur 10.7
Nerellapalle 10.2