Mancherial District, with population of about 8 lakh is Telangana's the 17th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 14 sub districts in the district, among them Mancherial is the most populous sub district with population of about 2 lakh and Vemanpalle is the least populous sub district with population of about 20 thousand.

There are 3 cities in the district which comes under the district administration, those are - Mancherial Municipality and Out Growth; Mancherial and Mandamarri Municipalities.

Demographics

The district is home to about 8 lakh people, among them about 4.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 4 lakh (49%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mancherial district is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 2.1 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 56% (about 4.5 lakh) live in Mancherial District rural part and 44% (about 3.5 lakh) population live in the Mancherial District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mancherial

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 802,130 547,646 197,859 56,625 73,072
Male 405,833 277,142 99,977 28,714 38,243
Female 396,297 270,504 97,882 27,911 34,829

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Mancherial

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Mancherial 195228 Tandur 9672 Mancherial 89935
Mandamarri 100109 Akenipalle 8864 Mancherial 86911
Bellampalle 80897 Ponakal 8320 Mandamarri 52352
Chennur 54692 Bhimaram 6127 Kyathampalle 32385
Jannaram 52883 Indaram 5435 Naspur 31244
Luxettipet 50674 Utukur 5397 Chennur 23579
Jaipur 50079 Dandepalle 5147 Singapur 20061
Dandepalle 49741 Venkataraopet 4996 Teegalpahad 12656
Kotapalle 33110 Chintaguda 4961 Luxettipet 11322
Kasipet 32749 Kishtapur 4656 Devapur 9683

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 974 in Muslims are 999.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mancherial

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 802,130 742,177 44,944 7,912 356 127 82 50 6,482
Male 405,833 375,916 22,479 3,868 191 69 41 27 3,242
Female 396,297 366,261 22,465 4,044 165 58 41 23 3,240

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 972. There are 911 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Mancherial

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Jannaram 1016 Jaidapet 1800 Luxettipet 1012
Nennal 1008 Babapur 1308 Devapur 998
Dandepalle 1006 Balhanpur 1296 Chennur 997
Chennur 1004 Paidpalle 1268 Mancherial 975
Vemanpalle 991 Maddulapalle 1176 Mancherial 975
Tandur 990 Annaram 1167 Kasipet 966
Jaipur 989 Dwarakapur 1160 Naspur 953
Bhimini 988 Yellaram 1148 Mandamarri 953
Luxettipet 987 Khambojipet 1147 Kyathampalle 931
Kasipet 985 Nakkalpalle 1141 Thallapalle 911

Literacy

Total about 4.7 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 2.7 lakh are male and about 2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mancherial is 64%. 73% of male and 56% of female population are literate here.

Sub Districts, Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Mancherial

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bellampalle 73 Rangapet 88 Luxettipet 81
Mancherial 72 Bejjal 78 Mancherial 77
Mandamarri 71 Utukur 76 Bellampalle 77
Luxettipet 65 Dugnepalle 75 Mancherial 77
Tandur 61 Madaram 73 Naspur 74
Kasipet 61 Ankusam 72 Mandamarri 73
Chennur 60 Lingapur 72 Chennur 72
Jaipur 59 Indaram 71 Kyathampalle 72
Jannaram 57 Dasnapur 71 Singapur 72
Dandepalle 57 Ponakal 71 Bellampalle 71

Workers profile

Mancherial has 43% (about 3.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 32% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mancherial

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.6% 31.9% 10.8% 57.4%
Male 53.1% 43.5% 9.6% 46.9%
Female 31.9% 20% 11.9% 68.1%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mancherial

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kawal 45 Mandamarri 39.5
Gadhpur 44.3 Mancherial 39
Gatrapalle 41.9 Mancherial 39
Kurreghad 37.8 Chennur 24.5
Ryali 37.2 Naspur 23.7
Akenipalle 36.5 Devapur 22.6
Kotapalle 35.1 Kasipet 13.3
Buddaram 35 Thallapalle 12.1
Tandur 33.8 Singapur 11.4
Nagaram 32.3 Kyathampalle 6.5