Damaragidda Village, with population of 9197 is Damaragidda sub district's the most populous village, located in Damaragidda sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Damaragidda village is 17 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 537 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Damaragidda village to Narayanpet is 10 km. The village comes under Damaragidda, Maddelbeed panchayat. Damaragidda is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 75 km away.
The village is home to 9197 people, among them 4627 (50%) are male and 4570 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Damaragidda village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1740 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 23.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7472. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.7% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 24.5%. General caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.6% 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 988 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 1019 and in schedule tribe is 974. There are 897 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 111 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 3907 people in the village are literate, among them 2315 are male and 1592 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Damaragidda is 49%. 58% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.
Damaragidda has 52% (4816) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 48% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.