Kallur Village, with population of about 16 thousand is Kallur sub district's the most populous village, located in Kallur sub district of Khammam district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kallur village is 29 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 552 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khammam and distance from Kallur village to Khammam is 50 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kallur village is 507209. The village comes under Kallur panchayat. Kalluru is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Khammam which is 50 km away. 0.16 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 7947 (50%) are male and 7860 (50%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kallur village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4254 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,807 10,080 4,156 1,571 1,567
Male 7,947 5,079 2,080 788 820
Female 7,860 5,001 2,076 783 747

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 6% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 1.3%. General caste population has increased by 3.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.9% and child population has decreased by -17.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.6% 3.7% 1.6% 8.9% -17.1%
Male 1.3% 1.6% -0.4% 4.1% -13.3%
Female 6% 5.9% 3.6% 14.1% -21%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 998 and in schedule tribe is 994. There are 911 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 decreased by 88 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 40 39 88 -88
2011 989 985 998 994 911
2001 945 945 959 906 999

Literacy

Total 9953 people in the village are literate, among them 5623 are male and 4330 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kallur is 70%. 79% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kallur

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 4.5% 6.9%
2011 69.9% 78.9% 60.9%
2001 64.5% 74.4% 54%

Workers profile

Kallur has 45% (7161) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 34% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kallur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.3% 41% 4.3% 54.7%
Male 56.2% 52.2% 4% 43.8%
Female 34.3% 29.6% 4.7% 65.7%