Parkal Village, with population of about 20 thousand is Parkal sub district's the most populous village, located in Parkal sub district of Warangal Rural district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Parkal village is 14 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1469 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Warangal and distance from Parkal village to Warangal is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Parkal village is 506164. The village comes under Parkal panchayat. Parkal is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Warangal which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (51%) are male and 9953 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Parkal village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 5018 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Parkal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,257 14,428 5,555 274 1,913
Male 10,304 7,361 2,778 165 1,022
Female 9,953 7,067 2,777 109 891

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 21 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.2% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of -4.4%. General caste population has decreased by -9.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33% and child population has decreased by -35.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Parkal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.8% -9.6% 13.7% 33% -35.1%
Male -4.4% -9.6% 11.5% 10% -32.5%
Female -3.2% -9.7% 15.9% 94.6% -37.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 661. There are 872 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Parkal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 -2 39 288 -76
2011 966 960 1000 661 872
2001 954 962 961 373 948

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 8005 are male and 6087 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Parkal is 77%. 86% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Parkal

Total Male Female
Change 2.5% 1.2% 4.1%
2011 76.8% 86.2% 67.2%
2001 74.3% 85% 63.1%

Workers profile

Parkal has 38% (7655) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 26% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Parkal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.8% 33.4% 4.4% 62.2%
Male 49.2% 46.1% 3.1% 50.8%
Female 26% 20.3% 5.7% 74%