Vathugundla Village, with population of 2858 is Damaragidda sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Damaragidda sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Vathugundla village is 13 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 228 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Vathugundla village to Narayanpet is 11 km. The village comes under Vathugundla panchayat. Damaragidda is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 76 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2858 people, among them 1469 (51%) are male and 1389 (49%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 30% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vathugundla village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 535 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2420. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.4% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 19.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.3% and child population has increased by 15.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, in schedule caste is 1158 and in schedule tribe is 982. There are 873 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 946 people in the village are literate, among them 641 are male and 305 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vathugundla is 40%. 53% of male and 26% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Vathugundla has 52% (1493) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 54% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.