Veepangandla Mandal, with population of about 51 thousand is Wanaparthy district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Wanaparthy district of the state Telangana in India. There are 25 villages in the sub district, among them Bekkam is the most populous village with population of 4006 and Solipuram is the least populous village with population of 337. Toomkunta is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 36 km2 and Solipuram is the smallest with 4 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 51 thousand people, among them about 26 thousand (51%) are male and about 25 thousand (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Veepangandla mandal is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Veepangandla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 51,336 40,224 9,757 1,355 6,051
Male 26,338 20,690 4,972 676 3,175
Female 24,998 19,534 4,785 679 2,876

Most populated Villages in Veepangandla

Villages
Name Population
Bekkam 4006
Veepangandla 3946
Toomkunta 3836
Koppunur 3791
Jataprole 3436
Peddamarur 3038
Sanginepalle 2976
Konduru 2613
Dagada 2558
Velgonda 2500

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 947 in Muslims are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Veepangandla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 51,336 48,768 2,137 74 1 7 1 7 341
Male 26,338 25,052 1,071 37 1 5 0 2 170
Female 24,998 23,716 1,066 37 0 2 1 5 171

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 12.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 46 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.5% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 13%. General caste population has increased by 11.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -6.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Veepangandla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.7% 11.3% 17.9% 20% -6.5%
Male 13% 11.7% 18% 20.5% -5%
Female 12.5% 11% 17.8% 19.5% -8.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 962 and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 906 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 decreased by 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Veepangandla

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -6 -2 -8 -31
2011 949 944 962 1004 906
2001 954 950 964 1012 937

Villages with highest sex ratio in Veepangandla

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Gaddabaswapuram 1079
Chinnamarur 1056
Govardhangiri 1009
Solipuram 994
Dagada 986
Ammaipalle 984
Sampatraopalle 977
Toomkunta 974
Veepangandla 971
Chellepahad 966

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Veepangandla is 58%. 69% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Veepangandla

Total Male Female
Change 12.5% 9.7% 15.4%
2011 57.7% 68.6% 46.4%
2001 45.2% 58.9% 31%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Veepangandla

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Chinnamarur 69
Chellepahad 69
Kalloor 68
Peddamarur 66
Gaddabaswapuram 64
Vellatur 64
Ayyavaripalle 63
Solipuram 62
Jataprole 62
Toomkunta 61

Workers profile

Veepangandla has 55% (about 28 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 53% female population are working population. 54% 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 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Veepangandla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.3% 51.1% 4.2% 44.7%
Male 57.5% 54% 3.5% 42.5%
Female 52.9% 48% 4.9% 47.1%

Biggest Villages in Veepangandla

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Toomkunta 36.3
Bekkam 34.7
Lakshmipalle 33
Dagadapalle 30.4
Veepangandla 27.1
Jataprole 23
Koppunur 20.8
Peddamarur 17.1
Vellatur 16.3
Velgonda 15.7