Alampur Village, with population of about 13 thousand is Alampur sub district's the most populous village, located in Alampur sub district of Jogulamba Gadwal district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Alampur village is 52 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 240 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kurnool and distance from Alampur village to Kurnool is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Alampur village is 509152. The village comes under Alampur panchayat. Alampur is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 130 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6790 (54%) are male and 5819 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Alampur village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2442 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Alampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,609 9,653 2,875 81 1,379
Male 6,790 5,316 1,420 54 716
Female 5,819 4,337 1,455 27 663

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.4% which is -10.6% lower than male population growth rate of 17%. General caste population has increased by 14.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.6% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Alampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.9% 14.8% 2.7% 30.6% -13.4%
Male 17% 21% 3.1% 63.6% -17.1%
Female 6.4% 7.9% 2.3% -6.9% -9.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 857 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 816, in schedule caste is 1025 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 926 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 82 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Alampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -86 -99 -8 -379 82
2011 857 816 1025 500 926
2001 943 915 1033 879 844

Literacy

Total 7913 people in the village are literate, among them 4832 are male and 3081 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Alampur is 70%. 80% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Alampur

Total Male Female
Change 9.5% 7.6% 10.3%
2011 70.5% 79.6% 59.8%
2001 61% 72% 49.5%

Workers profile

Alampur has 41% (5163) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 38% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Alampur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.9% 34.5% 6.5% 59.1%
Male 43.6% 37.2% 6.4% 56.4%
Female 37.8% 31.2% 6.6% 62.2%