Pudur Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Gadwal sub district's the most populous village, located in Gadwal sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Pudur village is 57 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 188 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Pudur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Gadwal and distance from Pudur village to Gadwal is 10 km. The village comes under Pudur, Kondapalle panchayat. Gadwal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 100 km away.


The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5505 (51%) are male and 5194 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pudur village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2481 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9591. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.1% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of 12%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2600% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 947, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 1250. There are 842 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 107 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4454 people in the village are literate, among them 2785 are male and 1669 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pudur is 47%. 58% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Pudur has 58% (6228) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 57% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.