Gadpa Village, with population of 1105 is Damaragidda sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Damaragidda sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Gadpa village is 7 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 168 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Gadpa village to Narayanpet is 32 km. The village comes under Gadpa panchayat. Damaragidda is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 97 km away.
The village is home to 1105 people, among them 535 (48%) are male and 570 (52%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gadpa village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 216 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has decreased by -0.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1106. Female population growth rate of the village is 4% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -19%; Schedule caste population has increased by 138.3% and child population has increased by 8.1% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1065 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1057, in schedule caste is 1086. There are 1000 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 83 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 489 people in the village are literate, among them 294 are male and 195 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gadpa is 52%. 65% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.
Gadpa has 71% (789) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 71% male and 72% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.