Keshampet Mandal, with population of about 43 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 7th least populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Keshampet is the most populous village with population of 4431 and Dattaipalle is the least populous village with population of 553. Keshampet is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Dattaipalle is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (51%) are male and about 21 thousand (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Keshampet mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Keshampet

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42,592 29,525 8,904 4,163 5,442
Male 21,715 15,059 4,523 2,133 2,824
Female 20,877 14,466 4,381 2,030 2,618

Most populated Villages in Keshampet

Villages
Name Population
Keshampet 4431
Kothapeta 3322
Nirdavelly 2950
Pomalpalle 2900
Vemulanarva 2755
Sangam 2745
Alwal 2595
Papireddiguda 2506
Ippalapalle 2340
Kakunoor 2232

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 961 in Muslims are 949 and in Christians are 1031.

Religion wise population 2011 - Keshampet

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 42,592 39,491 2,243 524 3 3 6 3 319
Male 21,715 20,139 1,151 258 1 2 2 2 160
Female 20,877 19,352 1,092 266 2 1 4 1 159

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 40 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8.7% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 6.8%. General caste population has increased by 5.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.3% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Keshampet

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.7% 5.8% 10.2% 17.3% -6.4%
Male 6.8% 4.9% 9.5% 15.5% -3.8%
Female 8.7% 6.7% 11% 19.3% -9.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 969 and in schedule tribe is 952. There are 927 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Keshampet

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 16 13 31 -53
2011 961 961 969 952 927
2001 945 945 956 921 980

Villages with highest sex ratio in Keshampet

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bodanampalle 1081
Lingamdana 1006
Chintakuntapalle 997
Nirdavelly 996
Ippalapalle 986
Chowlapalle(East) 980
Lemamidi 976
Keshampet 976
Thommidirekula 973
Kakunoor 972

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 8302 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Keshampet is 57%. 68% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Keshampet

Total Male Female
Change 9.2% 6.6% 12.3%
2011 56.8% 67.7% 45.5%
2001 47.6% 61.1% 33.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Keshampet

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Lingamdana 68
Alwal 61
Kothapeta 60
Lemamidi 59
Thommidirekula 59
Papireddiguda 58
Vemulanarva 57
Keshampet 57
Chintakuntapalle 57
Santhapur 57

Workers profile

Keshampet has 53% (about 23 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 48% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Keshampet

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52.9% 46.2% 6.7% 47.1%
Male 57.2% 53% 4.3% 42.8%
Female 48.4% 39.1% 9.3% 51.6%

Biggest Villages in Keshampet

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Keshampet 24.5
Santhapur 19.4
Vemulanarva 18.3
Pomalpalle 16.8
Kakunoor 16.7
Sangam 13.4
Nirdavelly 13.1
Alwal 13.1
Kothapeta 12.6
Lemamidi 11.2