Dhanwada Mandal, with population of about 64 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 23rd most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 18 villages in the sub district, among them Marikal is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Ibrahimpatnam is the least populous village with population of 591. Kistapur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 37 km2 and Kamsanpalle is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 64 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (50%) are male and about 32 thousand (50%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhanwada mandal is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhanwada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 64,039 48,237 10,713 5,089 8,788
Male 31,734 24,107 4,982 2,645 4,558
Female 32,305 24,130 5,731 2,444 4,230

Most populated Villages in Dhanwada

Villages
Name Population
Marikal 12010
Dhanwada 9743
Kondapur 9371
Kistapur 6193
Gotur 4195
Teelair 3039
Mandipalle 2858
Madwar 2817
Peddachintakunta 2635
Gunmukla 1931

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 Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1020 in Muslims are 990 and in Not Stateds are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dhanwada

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 64,039 59,838 3,482 282 6 1 1 2 427
Male 31,734 29,629 1,750 136 4 0 0 1 214
Female 32,305 30,209 1,732 146 2 1 1 1 213

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.3% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 19.3%. General caste population has increased by 17%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 59.6% and child population has increased by 5.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhanwada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.3% 17% 21.4% 59.6% 5.3%
Male 19.3% 17.1% 14.3% 59.8% 5.7%
Female 21.3% 16.9% 28.4% 59.3% 4.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1001, in schedule caste is 1150 and in schedule tribe is 924. There are 928 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhanwada

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 -2 126 -3 -7
2011 1018 1001 1150 924 928
2001 1001 1003 1024 927 935

Villages with highest sex ratio in Dhanwada

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Marikal 1162
Teelair 1038
Gotur 1034
Yeligandla 1018
Paspul 1010
Mandipalle 1008
Yamnanpalle 1008
Gunmukla 1003
Peddachintakunta 1001
Dhanwada 994

Literacy

Total about 27 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhanwada is 50%. 59% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhanwada

Total Male Female
Change 11.0% 8.1% 14.1%
2011 49.6% 59.2% 40.3%
2001 38.6% 51.1% 26.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Dhanwada

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Marikal 60
Paspul 58
Venkatapur 55
Rakonda 54
Dhanwada 54
Yeligandla 54
Gunmukla 53
Gotur 52
Kamsanpalle 51
Pasalpad 50

Workers profile

Dhanwada has 53% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 50% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhanwada

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52.6% 45.9% 6.7% 47.4%
Male 55.8% 50.1% 5.6% 44.2%
Female 49.5% 41.8% 7.8% 50.5%

Biggest Villages in Dhanwada

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kistapur 37.2
Kondapur 35.3
Marikal 27.1
Dhanwada 26.2
Peddachintakunta 15
Gotur 14.1
Mandipalle 13
Madwar 11.6
Gunmukla 10.4
Pasalpad 9.7