Nizamabad District Urban Part, with population of about 4.6 lakh is Telangana's the 6th most urban populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Nizamabad district urban part is 131 km2 and it is the smallest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 3548 persons per km2. There are 5 sub districts in the district, among them Nizamabad Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 3.1 lakh and Dichpalle Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of 5182.

There are 4 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Nizamabad Municipal Corporation; Bodhan and Armur Municipalities and Armur Municipality and Out Growth.

Demographics

The district is home to about 4.6 lakh people, among them about 2.3 lakh (50%) are male and about 2.3 lakh (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nizamabad district urban part is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 1 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Nizamabad district urban part is 3548 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 464,750 422,198 36,952 5,600 53,587
Male 230,903 210,225 17,825 2,853 27,308
Female 233,847 211,973 19,127 2,747 26,279

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 60% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 38% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1034 in Muslims are 977 and in Christians are 1079.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nizamabad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 464,750 279,128 174,297 6,109 1,080 1,141 112 26 2,857
Male 230,903 137,203 88,145 2,939 554 596 57 11 1,398
Female 233,847 141,925 86,152 3,170 526 545 55 15 1,459

Growth of population

Population of the district has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is 11.6% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.3%. General caste population has increased by 8.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.8% and child population has decreased by -8.8% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.4% 8.8% 13.6% 35.8% -8.8%
Male 7.3% 6.8% 10.5% 30.6% -9.3%
Female 11.6% 10.8% 16.7% 41.5% -8.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1016 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1010, in schedule caste is 1073 and in schedule tribe is 1110. There are 962 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district. Overall sex ratio in the district has increased by 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 38 57 221 9
2011 1016 1010 1073 1110 962
2001 974 972 1016 889 953

Literacy

Total about 3.2 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 1.7 lakh are male and about 1.5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nizamabad is 77%. 84% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nizamabad

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 3.6% 8.1%
2011 77.1% 83.8% 70.5%
2001 71.4% 80.2% 62.4%

Workers profile

Nizamabad has 37% (about 1.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 23% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nizamabad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 31.5% 5.9% 62.6%
Male 51.6% 45% 6.6% 48.4%
Female 23.4% 18.2% 5.2% 76.6%