Gubbagurthy Village, with population of 8977 is Konijerla sub district's the most populous village, located in Konijerla sub district of Khammam district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Gubbagurthy village is 64 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 141 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khammam and distance from Gubbagurthy village to Khammam is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gubbagurthy village is 507165. The village comes under Salebanjara, Teegalabanzar, Gubbagurthy, Uppalachalaka panchayat. Konijerla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Khammam which is 14 km away. 35.73 square kilometer (56%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8977 people, among them 4560 (51%) are male and 4417 (49%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 44% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gubbagurthy village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2467 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gubbagurthy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,977 4,085 979 3,913 1,022
Male 4,560 2,043 513 2,004 514
Female 4,417 2,042 466 1,909 508

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8006. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has decreased by -2.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 34.6% and child population has decreased by -17.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gubbagurthy

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.1% -2.2% 6.2% 34.6% -17.4%
Male 9.6% -5.4% 7.3% 31.7% -21.3%
Female 14.8% 1.2% 5% 37.7% -13%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 969 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 953. There are 988 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gubbagurthy

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 66 -21 42 94
2011 969 1000 908 953 988
2001 925 934 929 911 894

Literacy

Total 4458 people in the village are literate, among them 2629 are male and 1829 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gubbagurthy is 56%. 65% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gubbagurthy

Total Male Female
Change 12.8% 12.0% 14.1%
2011 56% 65% 46.8%
2001 43.2% 53% 32.7%

Workers profile

Gubbagurthy has 59% (5291) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 60% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 56% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gubbagurthy

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.9% 56.1% 2.9% 41.1%
Male 58.4% 56.3% 2.1% 41.6%
Female 59.5% 55.8% 3.7% 40.5%