Thunkumetla Village, with population of 2847 is Bomraspet sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Bomraspet sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Thunkumetla village is 12 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 233 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Thunkumetla village to Mahbubnagar is 66 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Thunkumetla village is 509338. The village comes under Thunkumetla panchayat. Bomraspet is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 66 km away. 0.98 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 2847 people, among them 1393 (49%) are male and 1454 (51%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 32% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thunkumetla village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 532 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 12.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2528. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.6% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 9.7%. General caste population has decreased by 0%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.6% and child population has decreased by -5.1% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1044 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1041, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 1057. There are 1019 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 53 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1203 people in the village are literate, among them 721 are male and 482 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thunkumetla is 50%. 61% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.
Thunkumetla has 53% (1520) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 49% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.