Jogulamba Gadwal district
Vishwa Brahma and Veera Brahma Temples, Alampuram
Vishwa Brahma and Veera Brahma Temples, Alampuram
Location in Telangana
Location in Telangana
Jogulamba Gadwal district
CountryIndia
StateTelangana
Mandalas12
HeadquartersGadwal
Government
 • District CollectorMs. Valluri Kranthi , IAS
 • Lok Sabha constituencies1
Area
 • Total2,928 km2 (1,131 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total609,990
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
 • Urban
Gadwal(85,245)
Demographics
 • Literacy49.87%
 • Sex ratio972
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTS–33[1]
Major highways2
Average annual precipitation2014–15 564.6 mm
Websitegadwal.telangana.gov.in

Jogulamba district is a district in the Indian state of Telangana.[2] The administrative headquarters of the district is located at Gadwal.[3] The district shares boundaries with Narayanpet, Wanaparthy districts and with the state boundary of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. The district was carved out from Mahabubnagar district in 2016.[4][5]

The district is spread over an area of 2,928 square kilometres (1,131 sq mi).[5] As of the 2011 Census of India, the area within the district had a population of 609,990.[6]

Administrative divisions

Jogulamba District Revenue division
Jogulamba District Revenue division

The district has one revenue division, Gadwal, and is sub-divided into 12 mandals.[3]

Mandals

Sr No. Gadwal revenue division
1 Alampur
2 Dharoor
3 Gadwal
4 Ghattu
5 Ieeja
6 Itikyala
7 Kaloor Thimmanadoddi
8 Maldakal
9 Manopad
10 Rajoli
11 Undavelly
12 Waddepally

Demographics

Religions in Jogulamba Gadwal district (2011)[7]
Religion Percent
Hindus
91.29%
Muslims
7.96%
Other or not stated
0.75%
Distribution of religions

The district has a population of 6,09,990 of which 3,09,274 are males and 3,00,716 females. Urban population is 63,177 (10.36%). Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes made up 120,639 (19.77%) and 9376 (1.54%) of the population respectively.[8]: 80–82 

Languages of Jogulamba Gadwal district (2011)[9]

  Telugu (90.09%)
  Urdu (7.49%)
  Others (2.42%)

At the time of the 2011 census, 90.09% of the population spoke Telugu and 7.49% Urdu as their first language.[9]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Telangana New Districts Names 2016 Pdf TS 31 Districts List". Timesalert.com. 11 October 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Names of 6 new districts changed". The Hindu. 22 October 2016. Retrieved 4 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Jogulamba district" (PDF). New Districts Formation Portal. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 October 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Gadwal - Tecci.org". www.tecci.org. Retrieved 15 October 2021.
  5. ^ a b "New districts". Andhra Jyothy.com. 8 October 2016. Archived from the original on 10 October 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Demography: District Jogulamba Gadwal". Government of Telangana.
  7. ^ "Table C-01 Population by Religion: Andhra Pradesh". censusindia.gov.in. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. 2011.
  8. ^ "District Census Hand Book – Mahbubnagar" (PDF). Census of India. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India.
  9. ^ a b "Table C-16 Population by Mother Tongue: Andhra Pradesh". Census of India. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India.