Erlapalle Village, with population of 1240 is Bomraspet sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Bomraspet sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Erlapalle village is 6 km2 and it is the 8th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 215 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Erlapalle village to Mahbubnagar is 66 km. The village comes under Erlapalle panchayat. Bomraspet is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 66 km away. 0.87 square kilometer (15%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 1240 people, among them 619 (50%) are male and 621 (50%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 45% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Erlapalle village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 259 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 41.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 875. Female population growth rate of the village is 31.6% which is -22% lower than male population growth rate of 53.6%. General caste population has increased by 14.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 300%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 57.6% and child population has increased by 2.4% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 979, in schedule caste is 1069 and in schedule tribe is 1014. There are 802 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 168 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 163 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 501 people in the village are literate, among them 301 are male and 200 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Erlapalle is 47%. 58% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.
Erlapalle has 53% (657) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 51% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.