Chanwar Village, with population of 1409 is Maddur sub district's the 11th least populous village, located in Maddur sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Chanwar village is 4 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 327 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Chanwar village to Narayanpet is 30 km. The village comes under Chanwar panchayat. Maddur 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 73 km away.


The village is home to 1409 people, among them 675 (48%) are male and 734 (52%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chanwar village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 263 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1282. Female population growth rate of the village is 11% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 8.7%. General caste population has increased by 9.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has decreased by -12.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1087 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1123, in schedule caste is 1015 and in schedule tribe is 600. There are 1033 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 97 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 534 people in the village are literate, among them 321 are male and 213 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chanwar is 44%. 55% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Chanwar has 59% (828) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 55% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.