Maldakal Mandal, with population of about 53 thousand is Mahbubnagar district's the 16th least populous sub district, located in Mahbubnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 19 villages in the sub district, among them Maldakal is the most populous village with population of 8355 and Yeddulagudem is the least populous village with population of 267. Palwai is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 27 km2 and Saddalonipalle is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 53 thousand people, among them about 27 thousand (51%) are male and about 26 thousand (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maldakal mandal is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Maldakal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 52,579 41,487 9,447 1,645 8,093
Male 26,593 20,854 4,913 826 4,102
Female 25,986 20,633 4,534 819 3,991

Most populated Villages in Maldakal

Villages
Name Population
Maldakal 8355
Yelkur 7204
Bijjawaram 6585
Palwai 4730
Maddelabanda 4467
D.Amaravai 3479
Thatikunta 2576
Vittalapuram 2401
Mallemdoddi 2237
Nagardoddi 2222

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% 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 976 in Muslims are 1037.

Religion wise population 2011 - Maldakal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 52,579 50,745 1,742 52 1 1 1 4 33
Male 26,593 25,682 855 31 0 0 1 3 21
Female 25,986 25,063 887 21 1 1 0 1 12

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 45 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 17.3%. General caste population has increased by 15%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37% and child population has increased by 5.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Maldakal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.6% 15% 27.4% 37% 5.1%
Male 17.3% 14.3% 28.8% 35.2% 5%
Female 18% 15.7% 25.9% 38.8% 5.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 992. There are 973 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Maldakal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 12 -21 26 1
2011 977 989 923 992 973
2001 972 977 944 966 972

Villages with highest sex ratio in Maldakal

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chelagarlapadu 1117
Adaviravalcheruvu 1028
Nagardoddi 1013
D.Amaravai 1009
Vittalapuram 1004
Mallemdoddi 997
Syasampalle 996
Maddelabanda 980
Palwai 977
Maldakal 977

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 6785 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maldakal is 42%. 53% of male and 31% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Maldakal

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 13.9% 14.7%
2011 41.8% 52.5% 30.8%
2001 27.5% 38.6% 16.1%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Maldakal

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Burdipad 66
Syasampalle 64
Vittalapuram 55
Kurthiravalcheruvu 52
Palwai 46
Nagardoddi 45
Maldakal 45
D.Amaravai 43
Yeddulagudem 42
Mallemdoddi 42

Workers profile

Maldakal has 56% (about 29 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 55% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Maldakal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.8% 50.6% 5.2% 44.2%
Male 56.6% 52.9% 3.7% 43.4%
Female 54.9% 48.1% 6.8% 45.1%

Biggest Villages in Maldakal

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Palwai 26.7
Yelkur 25.5
Maldakal 25
Bijjawaram 21.1
Maddelabanda 20.6
Vittalapuram 18.1
Thatikunta 17.1
Mallemdoddi 14.2
D.Amaravai 13.5
Nagardoddi 11