Karimnagar District Urban Part, with population of about 3.1 lakh is Telangana's the 12th most urban populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Karimnagar district urban part is 384 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest urban district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 805 persons per km2. There are 3 sub districts in the district, among them Karimnagar Urban is the most populous sub district with urban population of about 2.9 lakh and Timmapur (LMD Colony) Urban is the least populous sub district with urban population of 6164.

There are 3 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Karimnagar Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Karimnagar Municipal Corporation; and Ramagundam Municipality and Out Growth.

Demographics

The district is home to about 3.1 lakh people, among them about 1.6 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karimnagar district urban part is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 75 thousand households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Urban population density of Karimnagar district urban part is 805 persons per km2.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 308,984 270,150 33,130 5,704 31,318
Male 155,706 136,134 16,642 2,930 16,124
Female 153,278 134,016 16,488 2,774 15,194

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 20% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 985 in Muslims are 978 and in Christians are 1033

Religion wise population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 308,984 238,957 63,108 4,115 1,103 65 70 5 1,561
Male 155,706 120,367 31,907 2,024 560 35 37 3 773
Female 153,278 118,590 31,201 2,091 543 30 33 2 788

Growth of population

Population of the district has decreased by -54.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 6.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the district is -54% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of -55%. General caste population has decreased by -53.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -37.4% and child population has decreased by -62.1% in the district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -54.5% -53.9% -60.4% -37.4% -62.1%
Male -55% -54.4% -60.5% -38.1% -62%
Female -54% -53.3% -60.4% -36.5% -62.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 999 and in schedule tribe is 962. There are 941 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 28 11 39 -7
2011 990 989 999 962 941
2001 964 961 988 923 948

Literacy

Total about 2.3 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karimnagar is 84%. 90% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Male Female
Change 9.7% 6.5% 13.2%
2011 83.6% 89.7% 77.5%
2001 73.9% 83.2% 64.3%

Workers profile

Karimnagar has 35% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 17% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karimnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.7% 31.1% 3.5% 65.3%
Male 52.1% 48.3% 3.8% 47.9%
Female 16.9% 13.7% 3.3% 83.1%