Garla Mandal, with population of about 37 thousand is Khammam district's the 8th least populous sub district, located in Khammam district of the state Telangana in India. There are 10 villages in the sub district, among them Garla is the most populous village with population of about 14 thousand and Chandragiri is the least populous village with population of 215. Garla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 27 km2 and Chandragiri is the smallest with 3 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (49%) are male and about 19 thousand (51%) are female. 38% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 52% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Garla mandal is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Garla mandal live in the Garla Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Garla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36,998 14,173 3,750 19,075 3,605
Male 18,122 6,952 1,898 9,272 1,907
Female 18,876 7,221 1,852 9,803 1,698

Most populated Villages in Garla

Villages
Name Population
Garla 13576
Mulkanoor 7044
Pulluru 4397
Pocharam 3348
Gopalapuram 2349
Seripuram 2227
Buddharam 1533
Maddi Vancha 1386
Rampuram 923
Chandragiri 215

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% 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 1038 in Muslims are 1008 and in Christians are 744.

Religion wise population 2011 - Garla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 36,998 35,260 1,237 204 1 1 108 1 186
Male 18,122 17,303 616 117 0 0 60 1 25
Female 18,876 17,957 621 87 1 1 48 0 161

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 5.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.3% which is 6.7% higher than male population growth rate of 2.6%. General caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16% and child population has decreased by -27% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Garla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.9% -3.8% -0.3% 16% -27%
Male 2.6% -6.2% 0.1% 11.1% -24.7%
Female 9.3% -1.4% -0.6% 21.2% -29.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1042 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1039, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 1057. There are 890 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Garla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 52 -7 88 -60
2011 1042 1039 976 1057 890
2001 978 987 983 969 950

Villages with highest sex ratio in Garla

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Chandragiri 1172
Garla 1129
Rampuram 1042
Buddharam 1022
Seripuram 1021
Gopalapuram 1015
Pulluru 994
Mulkanoor 982
Maddi Vancha 966
Pocharam 965

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8841 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Garla is 59%. 68% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Garla

Total Male Female
Change 11.2% 8.5% 14.7%
2011 59.4% 67.9% 51.5%
2001 48.2% 59.4% 36.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Garla

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Buddharam 70
Garla 68
Rampuram 60
Gopalapuram 57
Mulkanoor 55
Pulluru 55
Pocharam 55
Maddi Vancha 45
Seripuram 44
Chandragiri 30

Workers profile

Garla has 52% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 49% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Garla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.3% 41.2% 11.2% 47.7%
Male 55.7% 48.2% 7.5% 44.3%
Female 49.1% 34.4% 14.7% 50.9%

Biggest Villages in Garla

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Garla 26.9
Seripuram 22
Pocharam 17.5
Mulkanoor 17.4
Pulluru 10.2
Maddi Vancha 7.8
Buddharam 6.3
Gopalapuram 6
Rampuram 5.2
Chandragiri 2.6