Karimnagar Mandal, with population of about 3.6 lakh is Karimnagar district's the most populous sub district, located in Karimnagar district of the state Telangana in India. There are 23 villages in the sub district, among them Kothapalle(Haveli) is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Taharakondapur is the least populous village with population of 441. Nagunur is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Fakeerpet is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Karimnagar Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Karimnagar Municipal Corporation; and Rekurthi Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.6 lakh people, among them about 1.8 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.8 lakh (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karimnagar mandal is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 88 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 80% (about 2.9 lakh) live in Karimnagar Sub District urban part and 20% (about 72 thousand) population live in the Karimnagar Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 363,106 311,095 45,525 6,486 36,128
Male 182,609 156,544 22,772 3,293 18,615
Female 180,497 154,551 22,753 3,193 17,513

Most populated Villages and Cities in Karimnagar

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kothapalle(Haveli) 11058 Karimnagar 283657
Durshed 6161 Karimnagar 261185
Nagunur 5817 Rekurthi 7626
Asifnagar 5673
Chamanpalle 4459
Chintakunta 4458
Elgandal 3937
Maqdumpur 3607
Cherlabuthkur 3066
Nagulamalial 2699

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% 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 989 in Muslims are 978 and in Christians are 1064.

Religion wise population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 363,106 291,284 64,436 4,614 1,101 87 116 5 1,463
Male 182,609 146,419 32,570 2,235 560 45 56 4 720
Female 180,497 144,865 31,866 2,379 541 42 60 1 743

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 25.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 27.6% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 23.4%. General caste population has increased by 25.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.9% and child population has decreased by -1.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.5% 25.1% 28.2% 25.9% -1.7%
Male 23.4% 22.8% 27.7% 25% -1.6%
Female 27.6% 27.5% 28.6% 26.9% -1.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 999 and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 941 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 36 7 15 0
2011 988 987 999 970 941
2001 956 951 992 955 941

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Karimnagar

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Nagunur 1102 Rekurthi 1011
Kothapalle(Haveli) 1047 Karimnagar 983
Cherlabuthkur 1040 Karimnagar 981
Lakshmipur 1032
Malkapur 1032
Wallampahad 1032
Durshed 1025
Baddipalle 1017
Elbotharam 1005
Nagulamalial 1002

Literacy

Total about 2.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.4 lakh are male and about 1.2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karimnagar is 80%. 87% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 1.5% 6.3%
2011 80.5% 87.3% 73.6%
2001 76.7% 85.8% 67.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Karimnagar

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kothapalle(Haveli) 71 Karimnagar 86
Chamanpalle 67 Karimnagar 85
Lakshmipur 67 Rekurthi 68
Asifnagar 67
Nagunur 67
Chintakunta 66
Chegurti 66
Wallampahad 65
Elgandal 65
Malkapur 65

Workers profile

Karimnagar has 37% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 21% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 4% 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 37.1% 33.3% 3.8% 62.9%
Male 52.8% 49% 3.8% 47.2%
Female 21.3% 17.4% 3.8% 78.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Karimnagar

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Nagunur 19.4 Karimnagar 49.8
Elgandal 17.2 Karimnagar 49.8
Kothapalle(Haveli) 16.1 Rekurthi 4.9
Chamanpalle 11.9
Durshed 11.2
Chintakunta 10.1
Khazipur 10.1
Maqdumpur 8.6
Nagulamalial 8.3
Arepalle 8.2