Kodgal Village, with population of 5091 is Jadcherla sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Jadcherla sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kodgal village is 30 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 172 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Kodgal village to Mahbubnagar is 27 km. The village comes under Kodgal, Lingampet panchayat. Jadcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 33 km away.
The village is home to 5091 people, among them 2516 (49%) are male and 2575 (51%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kodgal village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1130 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 2.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4957. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.7% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 0.7%. General caste population has decreased by -4.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 47.5% and child population has decreased by -14.9% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1023 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 1053 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 949 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 2380 people in the village are literate, among them 1427 are male and 953 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kodgal is 54%. 65% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.
Kodgal has 57% (2904) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 56% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.