Bonakal Mandal, with population of about 44 thousand is Khammam district's the 12th least populous sub district, located in Khammam district of the state Telangana in India. There are 18 villages in the sub district, among them Ravinoothala is the most populous village with population of 4572 and Garlapadu is the least populous village with population of 602. Laxmipuram is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 17 km2 and Ramapuram is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (50%) are male and about 22 thousand (50%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bonakal mandal is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bonakal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,909 28,898 13,217 1,794 4,086
Male 22,065 14,536 6,620 909 2,073
Female 21,844 14,362 6,597 885 2,013

Most populated Villages in Bonakal

Villages
Name Population
Ravinoothala 4572
Bonakal 4467
Mustikuntla 4458
Laxmipuram 3747
Peddabeeravalli 3700
Kalakota 3697
Motamarri 2826
Chirunomula 2378
Allapadu 2031
Tutikuntla 1961

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 986 in Muslims are 995.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bonakal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,909 40,874 2,797 204 2 0 0 0 32
Male 22,065 20,581 1,402 67 1 0 0 0 14
Female 21,844 20,293 1,395 137 1 0 0 0 18

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 3.1% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 1.2%. General caste population has decreased by -0.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4.8% and child population has decreased by -26.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bonakal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.1% -0.8% 8.8% 4.8% -26.1%
Male 1.2% -1.5% 7.6% 2.4% -26.8%
Female 3.1% -0.1% 10% 7.4% -25.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 988, in schedule caste is 997 and in schedule tribe is 974. There are 971 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 increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bonakal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 14 22 46 18
2011 990 988 997 974 971
2001 972 974 975 928 953

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bonakal

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bonakal 1061
Ramapuram 1036
Narayanapuram 1034
Choppa Katlapalem 1030
Kalakota 1018
Chinna Beeravalli 1015
Chirunomula 1012
Brahmanapalle (K) 1010
Rapalle 994
Allapadu 987

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 9852 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bonakal is 58%. 67% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bonakal

Total Male Female
Change 5.3% 3.4% 7.4%
2011 58.4% 67.1% 49.7%
2001 53.1% 63.7% 42.3%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bonakal

Workers profile

Bonakal has 55% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 51% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bonakal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 49.7% 4.8% 45.5%
Male 57.7% 55.1% 2.6% 42.3%
Female 51.3% 44.3% 7% 48.7%

Biggest Villages in Bonakal

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Laxmipuram 17.2
Peddabeeravalli 14.6
Kalakota 14.5
Allapadu 12
Mustikuntla 11.8
Chirunomula 11.2
Motamarri 11.2
Ravinoothala 9.5
Bonakal 8.4
Tutikuntla 7.7