Kodangal Village, with population of about 14 thousand is Kodangal sub district's the most populous village, located in Kodangal sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kodangal village is 36 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 397 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Tandur and distance from Kodangal village to Tandur is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kodangal village is 509338. Kodangal is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 65 km away.
The village is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7051 (49%) are male and 7243 (51%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kodangal village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3052 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 6.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.2% which is 9.3% higher than male population growth rate of 1.9%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.1% and child population has decreased by -0.8% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1027 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1025, in schedule caste is 1052 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 947 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 85 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 8386 people in the village are literate, among them 4695 are male and 3691 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kodangal is 68%. 77% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.
Kodangal has 43% (6130) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 33% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.