Durshed Village, with population of 6161 is Karimnagar sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Karimnagar sub district of Karimnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Durshed village is 11 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 551 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Karimnagar and distance from Durshed village to Karimnagar is 6 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Durshed village is 505001. The village comes under Durshed,fakeerpet&gopalpur panchayat. Karimnagar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Karimnagar which is 6 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 6161 people, among them 3043 (49%) are male and 3118 (51%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Durshed village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1606 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Durshed

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,161 4,333 1,737 91 548
Male 3,043 2,145 851 47 277
Female 3,118 2,188 886 44 271

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5522. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.8% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -35.5% and child population has decreased by -31.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Durshed

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 12 14 -36 -31
Male 10 11 12 -30 -31
Female 13 13 17 -41 -32

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1020, in schedule caste is 1041 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 978 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Durshed

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 19 46 -168 -25
2011 1,025 1,020 1,041 936 978
2001 1,001 1,001 995 1,104 1,003

Literacy

Total 3432 people in the village are literate, among them 1945 are male and 1487 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Durshed is 61%. 70% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Durshed

Total Male Female
Change 6 1 11
2011 61 70 52
2001 55 69 41

Workers profile

Durshed has 53% (3273) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 48% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Durshed

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 49 4 47
Male 58 54 4 42
Female 48 44 4 52