Shankarayapalle Village, with population of 78 is Jadcherla sub district's the least populous village, located in Jadcherla sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Shankarayapalle village is 2 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 43 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Shankarayapalle village to Mahbubnagar is 21 km. Jadcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 21 km away.


The village is home to 78 people, among them 38 (49%) are male and 40 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shankarayapalle village is 14%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 10 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 59.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 49. Female population growth rate of the village is 73.9% which is 27.7% higher than male population growth rate of 46.2%. General caste population has increased by 59.2% and child population has increased by 10% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1053 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1053,. There are 1200 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 168 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1133 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 50 people in the village are literate, among them 28 are male and 22 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shankarayapalle is 75%. 85% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Shankarayapalle has 51% (40) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 48% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.