Metlakunta Village, with population of 3523 is Bomraspet sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Bomraspet sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Metlakunta village is 18 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 201 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Tandur and distance from Metlakunta village to Tandur is 20 km. Pin code of Metlakunta village is 509338. The village comes under Metlakunta 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 85 km away. 3.13 square kilometer (18%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 3523 people, among them 1783 (51%) are male and 1740 (49%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 48% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Metlakunta village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 686 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3112. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.9% which is -4.7% lower than male population growth rate of 15.6%. General caste population has increased by 20%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -74.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20.9% and child population has decreased by -23.2% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 824 and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 760 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 283 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1339 people in the village are literate, among them 818 are male and 521 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Metlakunta is 44%. 54% of male and 34% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.
Metlakunta has 57% (2012) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 56% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.