Vankeshwaram Village, with population of 6380 is Amrabad sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Amrabad sub district of Nagarkurnool district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Vankeshwaram village is 63 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Vankeshwaram village to Wanaparthy is 82 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vankeshwaram village is 509201. The village comes under Chitlamkunta, Padra, Venkateshwaram panchayat. Amrabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 100 km away. 26.17 square kilometer (42%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6380 people, among them 3276 (51%) are male and 3104 (49%) are female. 39% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 40% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vankeshwaram village is 12%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 1534 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vankeshwaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,380 2,514 1,287 2,579 782
Male 3,276 1,255 646 1,375 443
Female 3,104 1,259 641 1,204 339

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5974. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.6% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of 4.3%. General caste population has decreased by -12%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 53.7% and child population has decreased by -13.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vankeshwaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.8% -12% -10.6% 53.7% -13.3%
Male 4.3% -14% -17.3% 52.6% -5.5%
Female 9.6% -9.8% -2.7% 55% -21.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 876. There are 765 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 158 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vankeshwaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 47 148 14 -158
2011 947 1003 992 876 765
2001 901 956 844 862 923

Literacy

Total 2872 people in the village are literate, among them 1820 are male and 1052 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vankeshwaram is 51%. 64% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vankeshwaram

Total Male Female
Change 10.1% 8.3% 13.2%
2011 51.3% 64.2% 38%
2001 41.2% 55.9% 24.8%

Workers profile

Vankeshwaram has 56% (3581) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 57% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vankeshwaram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56.1% 47.7% 8.4% 43.9%
Male 55.3% 47.9% 7.4% 44.7%
Female 57% 47.6% 9.4% 43%