Devarkadra Mandal, with population of about 58 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 16th most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 28 villages in the sub district, among them Devarkadra is the most populous village with population of 8047 and Balsupalle is the least populous village with population of 627. Koukuntla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Meenuguvanipalle is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 58 thousand people, among them about 29 thousand (51%) are male and about 29 thousand (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devarkadra mandal is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devarkadra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 58,385 49,103 8,191 1,091 7,479
Male 29,490 24,803 4,141 546 3,950
Female 28,895 24,300 4,050 545 3,529

Most populated Villages in Devarkadra

Villages
Name Population
Devarkadra 8047
Koukuntla 4442
Gopanpalle 2946
Dokur 2785
Nagaram 2593
Gurakonda 2551
Perur 2531
Gaddeguda 2342
Bollaram 2179
Venkataipalle 2148

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% 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 979 in Muslims are 989.

Religion wise population 2011 - Devarkadra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 58,385 54,894 3,153 76 7 1 1 1 252
Male 29,490 27,741 1,585 35 3 1 0 1 124
Female 28,895 27,153 1,568 41 4 0 1 0 128

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 52 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11.9% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9.3% and child population has decreased by -4.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devarkadra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.2% 12.7% 9.4% 9.3% -4.7%
Male 12.5% 12.9% 11.1% 4.8% -2.5%
Female 11.9% 12.5% 7.7% 14.3% -7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 980, in schedule caste is 978 and in schedule tribe is 998. There are 893 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devarkadra

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -3 -31 82 -43
2011 980 980 978 998 893
2001 985 983 1009 916 936

Villages with highest sex ratio in Devarkadra

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Dokur 1063
Goplapurkalan 1044
Jeenugurala 1039
Baswaipalle 1038
Varne 1033
Nagaram 1016
Gopanpalle 1015
Hajilapur 1010
Meenuguvanipalle 996
Isrampalle 991

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 Devarkadra is 53%. 63% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devarkadra

Total Male Female
Change 9.3% 6.7% 12.0%
2011 52.9% 63.3% 42.5%
2001 43.6% 56.6% 30.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Devarkadra

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Devarkadra 66
Dokur 62
Laxmipalle 60
Perur 58
Peddarajmoor 57
Koukuntla 57
Gopanpalle 56
Goplapurkalan 55
Rekulampalle 55
Muthyalampalle 54

Workers profile

Devarkadra has 52% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 48% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devarkadra

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.4% 45.3% 7.2% 47.6%
Male 57% 50.8% 6.2% 43%
Female 47.8% 39.7% 8.1% 52.2%

Biggest Villages in Devarkadra

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Koukuntla 19
Bollaram 16.4
Dokur 13.6
Chowdarpalle 12.2
Baswaipalle 12
Nagaram 11.2
Ajilapur 11.1
Jeenugurala 10.5
Devarkadra 9.8
Rekulampalle 9.8