Nagarkurnool Census Town, with population of about 27 thousand is Nagarkurnool sub district's only census town located in Nagarkurnool sub district of Nagarkurnool district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Nagarkurnool census town is 8 km2. Population density of the census town is 3522 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Nagarkurnool Ward No 01 and the population of Nagarkurnool Ward No 01 is about 27 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Jadcherla which is 40 km far from here. Nagarkurnool is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Mahbubnagar which is 45 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 110 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 577 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 23°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (50%) are male and about 13 thousand (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagarkurnool census town is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5856 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,801 23,825 2,586 390 3,104
Male 13,434 11,929 1,306 199 1,611
Female 13,367 11,896 1,280 191 1,493

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 22% of the total population and Not Stateds are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 967 in Muslims are 1054 and in Not Stateds are 1284

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,801 19,825 6,015 472 7 3 1 3 475
Male 13,434 10,078 2,928 216 3 1 0 0 208
Female 13,367 9,747 3,087 256 4 2 1 3 267

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 2.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 6.4% which is 7.6% higher than male population growth rate of -1.2%. General caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -14.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60.5% and child population has decreased by -7.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.5% 4.1% -14.8% 60.5% -7.1%
Male -1.2% 1.1% -21.5% 41.1% -10.9%
Female 6.4% 7.3% -6.8% 87.3% -2.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 980 and in schedule tribe is 960. There are 927 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 72 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total General SC ST Child
Change 72 57 154 237 80
2011 995 997 980 960 927
2001 923 940 826 723 847

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 8599 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagarkurnool is 80%. 88% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total Male Female
Change 1.3% -0.2% 3.2%
2011 80.1% 87.7% 72.4%
2001 78.8% 87.9% 69.2%

Workers profile

Nagarkurnool has 36% (9774) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 21% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nagarkurnool

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.5% 31.7% 4.8% 63.5%
Male 51.6% 47.2% 4.5% 48.4%
Female 21.2% 16.1% 5.1% 78.8%