Kothakota Mandal, with population of about 80 thousand is Wanaparthy district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Wanaparthy district of the state Telangana in India. There are 32 villages in the sub district, among them Ajjakollu is the most populous village with population of 3853 and Pullareddikunta is the least populous village with population of 286. Ajjakollu is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 22 km2 and Madanapur is the smallest with 2 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 80 thousand people, among them about 40 thousand (51%) are male and about 39 thousand (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothakota mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 76% (about 61 thousand) live in Kothakota Sub District rural part and 24% (about 19 thousand) population live in the Kothakota Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kothakota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 79,604 63,278 11,334 4,992 10,204
Male 40,366 32,223 5,606 2,537 5,328
Female 39,238 31,055 5,728 2,455 4,876

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kothakota

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Ajjakollu 3853 Kothakota 19042
Palem 3751
Konnur 3586
Kanimetta 3279
Kanaipalle 3265
Madanapur 3231
Miraspalle 2996
Sankireddipalle 2659
Amadabakula 2598
Natavalli 2557

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 970 in Muslims are 981.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kothakota

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 79,604 72,157 6,651 547 2 4 2 5 236
Male 40,366 36,621 3,357 263 0 3 2 2 118
Female 39,238 35,536 3,294 284 2 1 0 3 118

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 70 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 14.5% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 13.8%. General caste population has increased by 9.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.2% and child population has decreased by -6.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.1% 9.7% 33.2% 39.2% -6.1%
Male 13.8% 10.1% 27.2% 41.1% -4.2%
Female 14.5% 9.4% 39.7% 37.2% -8.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 1022 and in schedule tribe is 968. There are 915 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 -6 91 -27 -39
2011 972 964 1022 968 915
2001 966 970 931 995 954

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kothakota

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Miraspalle 1053 Kothakota 981
Pathajangamaipalle 1038
Palem 1024
Nirven 1009
Dantanoor 1004
Madanapur 998
Waddawata 997
Amadabakula 992
Thirumalaipalle 989
Konnur 985

Literacy

Total about 39 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothakota is 56%. 66% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kothakota

Total Male Female
Change 9.7% 7.8% 11.9%
2011 55.7% 66.5% 44.8%
2001 46% 58.7% 32.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kothakota

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Pullareddikunta 68 Kothakota 71
Madanapur 67
Pathajangamaipalle 66
Ramanpadu 58
Satyahalli 58
Rayanpet 56
Palem 55
Shankarampeta 55
Amadabakula 55
Ramnathpur 54

Workers profile

Kothakota has 52% (about 41 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 47% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kothakota

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.5% 46.4% 5.2% 48.5%
Male 56.1% 51.7% 4.4% 43.9%
Female 46.9% 40.9% 6% 53.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kothakota

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Ajjakollu 21.5 Kothakota 12.8
Konnur 15.2
Miraspalle 13.1
Kanaipalle 12.9
Apparala 12.2
Waddawata 11.9
Sankireddipalle 11.6
Pamapur 11.5
Amadabakula 9.7
Kanimetta 9