Atmakur Mandal, with population of about 62 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 25th most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 24 villages in the sub district, among them Amarchinta is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Veeraraghavapur is the least populous village with population of 337. Amarchinta is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Somsagar is the smallest with 2 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Atmakur Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 31 thousand (50%) are male and about 31 thousand (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Atmakur mandal is 13%, 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.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 49 thousand) live in Atmakur Sub District rural part and 20% (about 12 thousand) population live in the Atmakur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,505 49,187 9,888 2,430 8,139
Male 30,859 24,734 4,908 1,217 4,232
Female 30,646 24,453 4,980 1,213 3,907

Most populated Villages and Cities in Atmakur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Amarchinta 11225 Atmakur 12297
Nandimalla 3606
Thippadampalle 2875
Mulamalla 2504
Arepalle 2420
Jurial 2308
Motlampalle 2004
Gopanpeta 1890
Pinamcherla 1886
Rechintala 1881

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 8% 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 993 in Muslims are 992 and in Christians are 1016.

Religion wise population 2011 - Atmakur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 61,505 55,566 5,180 373 4 2 1 11 368
Male 30,859 27,887 2,600 185 1 0 0 4 182
Female 30,646 27,679 2,580 188 3 2 1 7 186

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 56 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 11% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.9%. General caste population has increased by 7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.2% and child population has decreased by -3.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.4% 7.1% 23.2% 39.2% -3.3%
Male 9.9% 6.8% 20.1% 42.7% -0.9%
Female 11% 7.4% 26.5% 35.8% -5.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 993 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1015 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 923 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 6 51 -50 -48
2011 993 989 1015 997 923
2001 982 983 964 1047 971

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Atmakur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Singampeta 1085 Atmakur 985
Medepalle 1068
Somsagar 1067
Thoompalle 1053
Khanapur 1037
Amarchinta 1026
Nandimalla 1012
Gopanpeta 1004
Jurial 1002
Pamireddipalle 995

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 Atmakur is 51%. 60% of male and 41% 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 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Atmakur

Total Male Female
Change 8.5% 6.7% 10.5%
2011 50.7% 60.4% 41.1%
2001 42.2% 53.7% 30.6%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Atmakur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Somsagar 62 Atmakur 72
Amarchinta 55
Thippadampalle 54
Khanapur 50
Arepalle 50
Pinamcherla 49
Veeraraghavapur 48
Singampeta 47
Rechintala 47
Devarapalle 45

Workers profile

Atmakur has 52% (about 32 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 50% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Atmakur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52.3% 46.8% 5.5% 47.7%
Male 55% 50.5% 4.5% 45%
Female 49.6% 43.2% 6.4% 50.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Atmakur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Amarchinta 19.2 Atmakur 15.5
Nandimalla 18.4
Jurial 13.8
Mulamalla 12.6
Motlampalle 11.5
Arepalle 11
Mastipur 8.7
Pinamcherla 8.2
Pamireddipalle 8
Rechintala 7.5