Dhanwada Village, with population of 9743 is Dhanwada sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Dhanwada sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Dhanwada village is 26 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 372 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Dhanwada village to Narayanpet is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dhanwada village is 509371. The village comes under Dhanwada panchayat. Dhanwada is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 44 km away. 2.12 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 9743 people, among them 4887 (50%) are male and 4856 (50%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhanwada village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2170 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8879. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.6% which is -4.4% lower than male population growth rate of 12%. General caste population has increased by 7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.9% and child population has decreased by -0.4% 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 1003, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 899 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4590 people in the village are literate, among them 2762 are male and 1828 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhanwada is 54%. 66% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Dhanwada has 50% (4907) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 49% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.