Ghattu Mandal, with population of about 73 thousand is Jogulamba Gadwal district's the most populous sub district, located in Jogulamba Gadwal district of the state Telangana in India. There are 22 villages in the sub district, among them Kuchinerla is the most populous village with population of 7245 and Easarlapad is the least populous village with population of 47. Kuchinerla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 41 km2 and Mallampalle is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 73 thousand people, among them about 36 thousand (50%) are male and about 36 thousand (50%) are female. 80% 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 Ghattu mandal is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghattu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 72,977 58,174 12,797 2,006 11,454
Male 36,480 29,304 6,203 973 5,932
Female 36,497 28,870 6,594 1,033 5,522

Most populated Villages in Ghattu

Villages
Name Population
Kuchinerla 7245
Ghattu 6658
Chagadona 5059
Aloor 5046
Boyalagudem 4804
Induvasi 4586
Mittadoddi 4269
Macherla 4157
Aragidda 3883
Balgera 3773

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 1000 in Muslims are 1000.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ghattu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 72,977 70,068 2,500 279 7 8 8 3 104
Male 36,480 35,042 1,250 126 5 5 0 0 52
Female 36,497 35,026 1,250 153 2 3 8 3 52

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 60 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 23.3% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 20.8%. General caste population has increased by 21.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40% and child population has decreased by -0.2% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghattu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.1% 21.3% 22.8% 40% -0.2%
Male 20.8% 21.1% 17.9% 33.3% 1.7%
Female 23.3% 21.6% 27.9% 46.9% -2.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 1063 and in schedule tribe is 1062. There are 931 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghattu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 4 84 99 -37
2011 1000 985 1063 1062 931
2001 980 981 979 963 968

Villages with highest sex ratio in Ghattu

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Ghattu 1185
Yellamdoddi 1055
Chintalakunta 1045
Mallampalle 1043
Naudinne 1027
Macherla 1013
Aloor 1013
Rayapuram 1002
Thappetlamorsu 1000
Boyalagudem 996

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and 8590 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghattu is 37%. 46% of male and 28% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghattu

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 13.6% 15.2%
2011 36.6% 45.5% 27.7%
2001 22.3% 31.9% 12.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Ghattu

Workers profile

Ghattu has 59% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 58% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 52% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghattu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.6% 52.7% 5.9% 41.4%
Male 58.7% 53.7% 5% 41.3%
Female 58.4% 51.7% 6.8% 41.6%

Biggest Villages in Ghattu

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kuchinerla 40.9
Induvasi 28.4
Ghattu 23.8
Boyalagudem 22.7
Chagadona 22.6
Penchikapadu 17.7
Aloor 17.5
Rayapuram 17.2
Chintalakunta 16.6
Kaloor Timmanadoddi 15.9