Kistaram Village, with population of 552 is Jadcherla sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Jadcherla sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kistaram village is 2 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 235 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Kistaram village to Mahbubnagar is 20 km. The village comes under N/a panchayat. Jadcherla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 552 people, among them 281 (51%) are male and 271 (49%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kistaram village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 134 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 494. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.3% which is -4.9% lower than male population growth rate of 14.2%. General caste population has increased by 8.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.8% and child population has increased by 55.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 966, in schedule caste is 961. There are 841 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 265 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 284 people in the village are literate, among them 178 are male and 106 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kistaram is 60%. 75% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone down by -12%.

Workers profile

Kistaram has 62% (340) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 64% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 64% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.