Kanukurthy Village, with population of 4280 is Damaragidda sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Damaragidda sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kanukurthy village is 18 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 240 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Kanukurthy village to Narayanpet is 16 km. The village comes under Kanukurthy panchayat. Damaragidda is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 81 km away.


The village is home to 4280 people, among them 2091 (49%) are male and 2189 (51%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanukurthy village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 785 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3461. Female population growth rate of the village is 24% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 23.3%. General caste population has increased by 21.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1047 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1034, in schedule caste is 1112 and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 978 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1995 people in the village are literate, among them 1173 are male and 822 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanukurthy is 53%. 64% of male and 43% 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 12%.

Workers profile

Kanukurthy has 53% (2275) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 49% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.