Yeligandla Village, with population of 1796 is Dhanwada sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Dhanwada sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Yeligandla village is 8 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 220 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Yeligandla village to Narayanpet is 32 km. Pin code of Yeligandla village is 509205. The village comes under Yeligandla panchayat. Dhanwada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 42 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1796 people, among them 890 (50%) are male and 906 (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Yeligandla village is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 388 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1554. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.9% which is -7.7% lower than male population growth rate of 19.6%. General caste population has increased by 16.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1% and child population has decreased by -1.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 1146 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 786 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 71 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 133 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 847 people in the village are literate, among them 497 are male and 350 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Yeligandla is 54%. 65% of male and 44% 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 17%.

Workers profile

Yeligandla has 51% (920) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 45% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.