Rakonda Village, with population of 1689 is Telkapalle sub district's the 10th least populous village, located in Telkapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Rakonda village is 13 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 134 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Rakonda village to Wanaparthy is 44 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rakonda village is 509385. The village comes under Rakonda panchayat. Telkapalle 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 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1689 people, among them 837 (50%) are male and 852 (50%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rakonda village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 386 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1956. Female population growth rate of the village is -12.7% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of -14.6%. General caste population has decreased by -17.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -40.5% 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 976, in schedule caste is 1091 and in schedule tribe is 1571. There are 892 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 752 people in the village are literate, among them 444 are male and 308 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rakonda is 50%. 60% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Rakonda has 62% (1045) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 59% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.