Kothur Village, with population of 1912 is Midjil sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Midjil sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kothur village is 14 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 139 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Kothur village to Mahbubnagar is 45 km. The village comes under Kothur panchayat. Midjil is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 45 km away.


The village is home to 1912 people, among them 959 (50%) are male and 953 (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothur village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 418 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1776. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.4% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 6%. General caste population has increased by 11.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25% and child population has decreased by -7.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 970, in schedule caste is 1053 and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 940 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 110 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1056 people in the village are literate, among them 629 are male and 427 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothur is 63%. 75% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Kothur has 58% (1108) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 56% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.