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Telangana map on India map Telangana is the 29th state of India, formed on the 2nd of June 2014. The state has an area of 1,12,077 Sq. Km. and has a population of 3,52,86,757. The Telangana region was part of the Hyderabad state from Sept 17th 1948 to Nov 1st 1956, until it was merged with Andhra state to form the Andhra Pradesh state.

After decades of movement for a separate State, Telangana was created by passing the AP State Reorganization Bill in both houses of Parliament. Telangana is surrounded by Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh in the North, Karnataka in the West and Andhra Pradesh in the South and East directions. Major cities of the state include Hyderabad, Warangal, Nizamabad and Karimnagar.


Capital CityHyderabad
Area112,077 Sq. Kms.
Revenue Divisions68
Towns (as per Census, 2011)158
Municipal Corporations6
Nagara Panchayaths25
 Zilla Praja Parishads 9
Mandal Praja Parishads443
Gram Panchayaths8778
Revenue Mandals464
Revenue Villages 10,761
Inhabited Villages 10,128
Un-inhabited Villages633
Households83.58 Lakhs
Household size4
Population351.94 Lakhs
Male177.04 Lakhs
Female174.90 Lakhs
Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) 988 Ratio
Density of Population 307 per Sq. Km
Decadal Growth Rate (2001-2011) 13.58 Rate
Rural Population 215.85 Lakhs
Rural Population Male107.97 Lakhs
Rural Population Female107.88 Lakhs
Rural Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males)999 Ratio
Rural to Total Population61.33 %
Urban Population 136.09 Lakhs
Urban Population Male69.07 Lakhs
Urban Population Female67.02 Lakhs
Urban Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males)970 Ratio
Urban to Total Population38.64 %
SC Population54.33 Lakhs
SC Population Male27.05 Lakhs
SC Population Female27.28 Lakhs
ST Population32.87 Lakhs
ST Population Male16.60 Lakhs
ST Population Female16.27
Child Population (0-6 years)39.20 Lakhs
Child Population (0-6 years) Male20.28 Lakhs
Child Population (0-6 years) Female18.92 Lakhs
Child to Total Population11.14 %
Child Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) 933 Ratio
Literates207.84 Lakhs
Literates Male117.49 Lakhs
Literates Female90.35 Lakhs
Literacy Rate 66.46 %
Literacy Rate Male74.95 %
Literacy Rate Female57.92 %
Total Workers 164.53 Lakhs
Main Workers 138.06 Lakhs
Marginal Workers26.47 Lakhs
Members of Parliament (MPs)17
Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs)119
Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituency Members (ZPTCs)443
Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituency Members (MPTCs)6497