Gunmukla Village, with population of 1931 is Dhanwada sub district's the 9th least populous village, located in Dhanwada sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Gunmukla village is 10 km2 and it is the 10th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 186 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Gunmukla village to Mahbubnagar is 42 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gunmukla village is 509204. The village comes under Gunmukla panchayat. Dhanwada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 42 km away.


The village is home to 1931 people, among them 964 (50%) are male and 967 (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gunmukla village is 13%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 375 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1816. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.6% which is -5.6% lower than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -59.1% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 1084 and in schedule tribe is 3500. There are 1261 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 221 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 897 people in the village are literate, among them 567 are male and 330 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gunmukla is 53%. 66% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Gunmukla has 61% (1179) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 60% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.