Velgonda Village, with population of 3548 is Bijinapalle sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Bijinapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Velgonda village is 15 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 236 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Velgonda village to Wanaparthy is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Velgonda village is 509203. The village comes under Velgonda panchayat. Bijinapalle 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 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3548 people, among them 1814 (51%) are male and 1734 (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Velgonda village is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 795 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Velgonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,548 2,633 912 3 412
Male 1,814 1,353 460 1 203
Female 1,734 1,280 452 2 209

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3324. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.5% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 4.3%. General caste population has increased by 0.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31.2% and child population has decreased by -14.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Velgonda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.7% 0.2% 31.2% 0% -14.2%
Male 4.3% -2% 27.8% 0% -23.1%
Female 9.5% 2.5% 34.9% 0% -3.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 983 and in schedule tribe is 2000. There are 1030 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 212 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Velgonda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 41 52 2000 212
2011 956 946 983 2000 1030
2001 910 905 931 0 818

Literacy

Total 1638 people in the village are literate, among them 1008 are male and 630 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Velgonda is 52%. 63% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Velgonda

Total Male Female
Change 13.2% 12.4% 14.3%
2011 52.2% 62.6% 41.3%
2001 39% 50.2% 27%

Workers profile

Velgonda has 58% (2052) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 56% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Velgonda

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.8% 43.9% 13.9% 42.2%
Male 59.2% 50.2% 8.9% 40.8%
Female 56.5% 37.3% 19.1% 43.5%