Wadicherla Village, with population of 1930 is Bomraspet sub district's the 12th least populous village, located in Bomraspet sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Wadicherla village is 12 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 165 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tandur and distance from Wadicherla village to Tandur is 20 km. Pin code of Wadicherla village is 509338. The village comes under Wadicherla panchayat. Bomraspet is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 80 km away. 4.18 square kilometer (36%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1930 people, among them 908 (47%) are male and 1022 (53%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 44% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Wadicherla village is 15%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 362 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Wadicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,930 894 183 853 281
Male 908 407 82 419 135
Female 1,022 487 101 434 146

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2063. Female population growth rate of the village is -7.5% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of -5.2%. General caste population has decreased by -5.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.6% and child population has decreased by -31.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Wadicherla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6.4% -5.2% -15.3% -5.6% -31.6%
Male -5.2% -6.2% -26.1% 1.5% -25.4%
Female -7.5% -4.3% -3.8% -11.6% -36.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1126 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1197, in schedule caste is 1232 and in schedule tribe is 1036. There are 1081 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 190 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Wadicherla

Total General SC ST Child
Change -27 24 286 -153 -190
2011 1126 1197 1232 1036 1081
2001 1153 1173 946 1189 1271

Literacy

Total 597 people in the village are literate, among them 334 are male and 263 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Wadicherla is 36%. 43% of male and 30% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Wadicherla

Total Male Female
Change 12.0% 12.7% 11.4%
2011 36.2% 43.2% 30%
2001 24.2% 30.5% 18.6%

Workers profile

Wadicherla has 61% (1172) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 61% female population are working population. 56% 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 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Wadicherla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 60.7% 53.8% 6.9% 39.3%
Male 60.6% 55.9% 4.6% 39.4%
Female 60.9% 51.9% 9% 39.1%