Geesugonda Mandal, with population of about 64 thousand is Warangal Rural district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Warangal Rural district of the state Telangana in India. There are 14 villages in the sub district, among them Mogilicherla is the most populous village with population of 5627 and Ramachandrapur is the least populous village with population of 520. Potharajpalle is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Ramachandrapur is the smallest with 3 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Gorrekunta Census Town; and Warangal Municipal Corporation and Out Growth.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 64 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (50%) are male and about 32 thousand (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Geesugonda mandal is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 61% (about 39 thousand) live in Geesugonda Sub District rural part and 39% (about 25 thousand) population live in the Geesugonda Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Geesugonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 63,783 45,226 13,792 4,765 5,750
Male 31,780 22,526 6,870 2,384 2,910
Female 32,003 22,700 6,922 2,381 2,840

Most populated Villages and Cities in Geesugonda

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Mogilicherla 5627 Gorrekunta 13159
Geesugonda 4850 Warangal 11451
Elkurthy 4195
Machapur 3778
Viswanathpur 3450
Vanchangiri 3427
Manugonda 2823
Kommala 2472
Ookal (H) 2330
Shayampet 2110

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1009 in Muslims are 967 and in Christians are 1053.

Religion wise population 2011 - Geesugonda

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 63,783 58,609 3,717 1,281 16 11 9 3 137
Male 31,780 29,175 1,890 624 14 6 5 1 65
Female 32,003 29,434 1,827 657 2 5 4 2 72

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -88% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -87.8% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of -88.2%. General caste population has decreased by -90.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -78.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -57.6% and child population has decreased by -90.7% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Geesugonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -88% -90.1% -78.3% -57.6% -90.7%
Male -88.2% -90.3% -78.4% -58.4% -90.8%
Female -87.8% -89.9% -78.2% -56.7% -90.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 999. There are 976 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Geesugonda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 38 10 39 14
2011 1007 1008 1008 999 976
2001 973 970 998 960 962

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Geesugonda

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Potharajpalle 1078 Warangal 1000
Ramachandrapur 1063 Gorrekunta 996
Vanchangiri 1062
Mogilicherla 1041
Elkurthy 1041
Ookal (H) 1023
Shayampet 1019
Machapur 1012
Viswanathpur 992
Kommala 984

Literacy

Total about 39 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Geesugonda is 67%. 77% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -12% and female literacy rate has gone down by -14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Geesugonda

Total Male Female
Change -13.0% -11.6% -14.2%
2011 66.8% 77.4% 56.2%
2001 79.8% 89% 70.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Geesugonda

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bodduchintalapalle 70 Gorrekunta 75
Anantharam 70 Warangal 69
Shayampet 69
Ookal (H) 69
Geesugonda 67
Elkurthy 65
Machapur 65
Mogilicherla 64
Potharajpalle 62
Ramachandrapur 61

Workers profile

Geesugonda has 51% (about 32 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 45% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Geesugonda

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.6% 45.5% 5.1% 49.4%
Male 55.8% 53% 2.8% 44.2%
Female 45.3% 38.1% 7.3% 54.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Geesugonda

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Potharajpalle 19.1 Gorrekunta 11.4
Geesugonda 16
Shayampet 13.9
Elkurthy 12.2
Viswanathpur 10.1
Mogilicherla 10
Vanchangiri 9.6
Manugonda 9.2
Machapur 8.4
Ookal (H) 6.3