Gotur Village, with population of 4195 is Dhanwada sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Dhanwada sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Gotur village is 14 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 298 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Gotur village to Mahbubnagar is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gotur village is 509204. The village comes under Gotur panchayat. Dhanwada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 38 km away.
The village is home to 4195 people, among them 2062 (49%) are male and 2133 (51%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gotur village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 871 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 15.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3632. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.5% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 12.6%. General caste population has increased by 17.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3% and child population has increased by 7.5% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1034 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 1120 and in schedule tribe is 1080. There are 1048 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1892 people in the village are literate, among them 1142 are male and 750 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gotur is 52%. 64% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.
Gotur has 55% (2291) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 52% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.