Nagarkurnool District, with population of about 5.1 lakh is Telangana's the 4th least populous district, located in the state Telangana in India. There are 9 sub districts in the district, among them Nagarkurnool is the most populous sub district with population of about 75 thousand and Tadoor is the least populous sub district with population of about 38 thousand.

Demographics

The district is home to about 5.1 lakh people, among them about 2.6 lakh (51%) are male and about 2.5 lakh (49%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nagarkurnool district is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1.2 lakh households in the district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 83% (about 4.2 lakh) live in Nagarkurnool District rural part and 17% (about 88 thousand) population live in the Nagarkurnool District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 505,998 333,617 104,571 67,810 62,178
Male 257,252 169,267 52,590 35,395 32,529
Female 248,746 164,350 51,981 32,415 29,649

Most populated Sub Districts, Villages and Cities in Nagarkurnool

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population Name Population
Nagarkurnool 74728 Wardyal 13897 Kalwakurthy 28060
Achampet 69875 Amrabad 13753 Nagarkurnool 26801
Kollapur 67687 Pentlavelli 9822 Achampet 20721
Kalwakurthy 64095 Charakonda 7201 Tangapur 7704
Amrabad 50133 Kodair 6426 Vatwarlapalle 4544
Vangoor 50113 Vankeshwaram 6380
Veldanda 46006 Vangoor 6345
Kodair 44986 Thoodukurthy 5820
Tadoor 38375 Cherkur 5810
Mannanur 5785

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 964 in Muslims are 1000.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nagarkurnool

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 505,998 465,975 34,363 2,202 59 39 41 49 3,270
Male 257,252 237,263 17,181 1,080 29 16 17 24 1,642
Female 248,746 228,712 17,182 1,122 30 23 24 25 1,628

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 971, in schedule caste is 988 and in schedule tribe is 916. 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 Nagarkurnool

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Amrabad 1016 Maddimadugu 1668 Tangapur 1022
Tadoor 987 Mannanur 1254 Vatwarlapalle 1010
Nagarkurnool 986 Uppununthala (B.K) 1119 Nagarkurnool 995
Veldanda 977 Kollapur 1068 Kalwakurthy 960
Kalwakurthy 964 Seriappareddipalle 1063 Achampet 878
Vangoor 964 Narsaipalle 1058
Kodair 944 Deshitkyal 1055
Kollapur 942 Naganul 1052
Achampet 940 Thimmaipalle 1049
Macharam 1046

Literacy

Total about 2.5 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 1.5 lakh are male and about 99 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nagarkurnool is 56%. 67% of male and 45% of female population are literate here.

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

Sub Districts Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kalwakurthy 63 Wardyal 72 Achampet 81
Nagarkurnool 60 Kollapur 67 Nagarkurnool 80
Achampet 60 Lingareddipalle 66 Kalwakurthy 76
Kollapur 57 Mannanur 65 Vatwarlapalle 72
Amrabad 56 Venkatapur 62 Tangapur 69
Tadoor 51 Yatmatapur 62
Vangoor 51 Somasila 61
Veldanda 50 Polmur 61
Kodair 48 Pentlavelli 61
Jillella 61

Workers profile

Nagarkurnool has 52% (about 2.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 48% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 7% 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 51.6% 46.1% 5.6% 48.4%
Male 55.5% 51% 4.5% 44.5%
Female 47.7% 41% 6.7% 52.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Nagarkurnool

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Amrabad 356.8 Kalwakurthy 36.8
Maredugu 254.4 Achampet 13.7
Maddimadugu 195 Nagarkurnool 7.6
Malachintapalle 169.8 Tangapur 5.1
Siddapur 72.1 Vatwarlapalle 3.3
Gangupenta 68.5
Vankeshwaram 62.7
Akkavaram 54.1
Charakonda 46
Yellur 42.9