Telkapalle Mandal, with population of about 50 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 15th least populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Telkapalle is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Bandapalle is the least populous village with population of 526. Telkapalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 28 km2 and Bandapalle is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Telkapalle mandal is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Telkapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,585 34,231 14,300 1,054 5,895
Male 24,951 17,378 7,060 513 3,095
Female 24,634 16,853 7,240 541 2,800

Most populated Villages in Telkapalle

Villages
Name Population
Telkapalle 10384
Pedduru 4609
Alair 4166
Peddapalle 3990
Nadigadda 2867
Vattipalle 2798
Karvanga 2727
Lakhnaram 2473
Gouraram 1971
Gaddampalle 1727

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 988 in Muslims are 937.

Religion wise population 2011 - Telkapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 49,585 47,588 1,569 118 7 5 1 6 291
Male 24,951 23,938 810 49 5 0 1 2 146
Female 24,634 23,650 759 69 2 5 0 4 145

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 44 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 13.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 11.3%. General caste population has increased by 8.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.2% and child population has decreased by -3.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Telkapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.4% 8.7% 21% 33.2% -3.3%
Male 11.3% 8.3% 18.2% 28.6% -0.4%
Female 13.6% 9.1% 23.9% 38% -6.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 987 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 1025 and in schedule tribe is 1055. There are 905 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Telkapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 6 46 73 -57
2011 987 970 1025 1055 905
2001 968 964 979 982 962

Villages with highest sex ratio in Telkapalle

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Telkapalle 1081
Parvathapuram 1024
Rakonda 1018
Nadigadda 1001
Gattunellikuduru 999
Raipakula 985
Pedduru 982
Vattipalle 975
Zamistapur 969
Gouraram 963

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 9727 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Telkapalle is 54%. 64% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Telkapalle

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 10.7% 16.0%
2011 54.4% 64.3% 44.5%
2001 41.3% 53.6% 28.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Telkapalle

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Telkapalle 67
Bandapalle 66
Nadigadda 58
Zamistapur 58
Karvanga 56
Pedduru 56
Ananthasagar 52
Chinnamudnur 51
Gaddampalle 51
Gouthampalle 50

Workers profile

Telkapalle has 54% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 50% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Telkapalle

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.7% 43.6% 10.1% 46.3%
Male 57.5% 48.6% 8.9% 42.5%
Female 49.8% 38.4% 11.3% 50.2%

Biggest Villages in Telkapalle

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Telkapalle 28.2
Alair 25.6
Karvanga 22.2
Peddapalle 21.6
Vattipalle 15
Lakhnaram 14.7
Gattunellikuduru 14
Gaddampalle 12.8
Rakonda 12.6
Pedduru 12.4