Gopalpeta Mandal, with population of about 59 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 28th most populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 20 villages in the sub district, among them Gopalpeta is the most populous village with population of 7230 and Vallabhanpalle is the least populous village with population of 38. Polkepahad is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Konkalapalle is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 59 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (51%) are male and about 29 thousand (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gopalpeta mandal is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gopalpeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 59,345 41,044 12,827 5,474 7,618
Male 30,120 20,863 6,483 2,774 3,962
Female 29,225 20,181 6,344 2,700 3,656

Most populated Villages in Gopalpeta

Villages
Name Population
Gopalpeta 7230
Buddharam 6401
Yedula 5369
Yedutla 5048
Chennaram 4437
Polkepahad 4194
Thadparthy 3709
Revally 3422
Nagapur 3375
Thalpunur 2809

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 967 in Muslims are 1027.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gopalpeta

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 59,345 57,187 1,755 174 3 1 1 3 221
Male 30,120 29,071 866 84 3 1 0 1 94
Female 29,225 28,116 889 90 0 0 1 2 127

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 56 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.3% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 6%. General caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.6% and child population has decreased by -14.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gopalpeta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.1% 5.1% 5.9% 15.6% -14.2%
Male 6% 5.3% 4.1% 16.4% -9.9%
Female 6.3% 4.8% 7.8% 14.7% -18.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 973. 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 95 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gopalpeta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 -5 35 -14 -95
2011 970 967 979 973 923
2001 967 972 944 987 1018

Villages with highest sex ratio in Gopalpeta

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Vallabhanpalle 1111
Gopalpeta 1074
Chennur 1037
Yedutla 1013
Jain Thirumalapur 1006
Polkepahad 1002
Munnanur 997
Buddharam 968
Bandaraipakula 950
Thalpunur 947

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gopalpeta is 49%. 59% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gopalpeta

Total Male Female
Change 13.5% 11.0% 16.1%
2011 49.4% 59% 39.5%
2001 35.9% 48% 23.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Gopalpeta

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Gopalpeta 56
Chennaram 54
Shanaipalle 54
Chakalpalle 53
Thadparthy 53
Bandaraipakula 52
Munnanur 52
Vallabhanpalle 51
Revally 51
Chennur 50

Workers profile

Gopalpeta has 53% (about 32 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 51% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gopalpeta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53.4% 47.4% 6% 46.6%
Male 55.6% 50.4% 5.1% 44.4%
Female 51.2% 44.2% 7% 48.8%

Biggest Villages in Gopalpeta

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Polkepahad 24.1
Yedula 22.5
Gopalpeta 20.3
Chennaram 20.2
Buddharam 17.5
Yedutla 17.2
Thalpunur 17.1
Revally 16.7
Nagapur 14.5
Thadparthy 11.5