Kosgi Village, with population of about 21 thousand is Kosgi sub district's the most populous village, located in Kosgi sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kosgi village is 36 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 586 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tandur and distance from Kosgi village to Tandur is 37 km. The village comes under Masaipalle,kosgi, Malreddypalle panchayat. Kosgi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 48 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 21 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (50%) are male and about 11 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kosgi village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4366 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kosgi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,215 18,219 2,949 47 2,829
Male 10,606 9,144 1,437 25 1,472
Female 10,609 9,075 1,512 22 1,357

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 21 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.5% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 0.2%. General caste population has increased by 0.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -34.7% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kosgi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.8% 0.8% 1.8% -34.7% -11.5%
Male 0.2% 1.1% -2% -62.1% -10%
Female 1.5% 0.6% 5.7% 266.7% -13%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 1052 and in schedule tribe is 880. There are 922 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kosgi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 -5 77 789 -32
2011 1000 992 1052 880 922
2001 988 997 975 91 954

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 6573 are male and 4676 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kosgi is 61%. 72% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kosgi

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 3.8% 10.2%
2011 61.2% 72% 50.5%
2001 54.3% 68.2% 40.3%

Workers profile

Kosgi has 47% (9910) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 40% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kosgi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.7% 42.3% 4.4% 53.3%
Male 53.9% 50.2% 3.7% 46.1%
Female 39.5% 34.4% 5.1% 60.5%