Bhadrachalam Mandal Urban Part, with population of about 50 thousand is Bhadradri Kothagudem district's the 3rd most urban populous sub district, located in Bhadradri Kothagudem district of the state Telangana in India.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Bhadrachalam Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhadrachalam mandal urban part is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhadrachalam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50,087 38,084 7,323 4,680 5,232
Male 24,834 19,003 3,562 2,269 2,700
Female 25,253 19,081 3,761 2,411 2,532

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 1014 in Muslims are 1030 and in Christians are 1019.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhadrachalam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 50,087 46,060 2,781 1,036 24 8 2 1 175
Male 24,834 22,865 1,370 513 16 4 0 1 65
Female 25,253 23,195 1,411 523 8 4 2 0 110

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 17.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 18.5% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 16.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.1% and child population has increased by 7.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhadrachalam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.4% 16.5% 28.5% 10.1% 7.8%
Male 16.4% 14.8% 23.8% 19.7% 9.3%
Female 18.5% 18.2% 33.4% 2.4% 6.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 1056 and in schedule tribe is 1063. There are 938 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhadrachalam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 29 76 -179 -28
2011 1017 1004 1056 1063 938
2001 999 975 980 1242 966

Literacy

Total about 37 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhadrachalam is 83%. 88% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhadrachalam

Total Male Female
Change 1.1% 0.4% 1.8%
2011 82.8% 88% 77.7%
2001 81.7% 87.6% 75.9%

Workers profile

Bhadrachalam has 37% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 19% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhadrachalam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 30.2% 6.5% 63.3%
Male 55% 47.3% 7.7% 45%
Female 18.6% 13.3% 5.4% 81.4%