Telangana State Profile, The Telangana state is spread over 1.14 lakh square kilometres, Its population (including that of Hyderabad) is 3.5 crore.
The Telangana state comprises the districts of Adilabad, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Medak, Warangal, Rangareddy, Khammam, Nalgonda and Mahabubnagar, apart from the metropolis of Hyderabad.
It would border on Maharashtra, Karnataka and the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh (Seemandhra).
The region was once a part of the princely state of Hyderabad, ruled by the Nizams, which also included some parts of the present-day Maharashtra and Karnataka.
Telugu and Urdu are the main languages in the region, though Marathi and Kannada are also spoken in some areas.
Godavari with its tributaries, and Krishna are the two major rivers. The region has numerous lakes too.
TELANGANA STATE PROFILE
Capital City : Hyderabad
Area : 114,840 Sq. Kms.
Districts : 10
Households : 83.58 Lakhs
Population : 351.94 Lakhs
Also Read: Factfile on Telangana
Also Read: Telangana Household Survey Report & Results
|Area||114,840 Sq. Kms.|
|Towns (as per Census, 2011)||158|
|Zilla Praja Parishads||9|
|Mandal Praja Parishads||443|
|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 Male||107.97 Lakhs|
|Rural Population Female||107.88 Lakhs|
|Rural Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males)||999 Ratio|
|Rural to Total Population||61.33 %|
|Urban Population||136.09 Lakhs|
|Urban Population Male||69.07 Lakhs|
|Urban Population Female||67.02 Lakhs|
|Urban Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males)||970 Ratio|
|Urban to Total Population||38.64 %|
|SC Population||54.33 Lakhs|
|SC Population Male||27.05 Lakhs|
|SC Population Female||27.28 Lakhs|
|ST Population||32.87 Lakhs|
|ST Population Male||16.60 Lakhs|
|ST Population Female||16.27|
|Child Population (0-6 years)||39.20 Lakhs|
|Child Population (0-6 years) Male||20.28 Lakhs|
|Child Population (0-6 years) Female||18.92 Lakhs|
|Child to Total Population||11.14 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males)||933 Ratio|
|Literates Male||117.49 Lakhs|
|Literates Female||90.35 Lakhs|
|Literacy Rate||66.46 %|
|Literacy Rate Male||74.95 %|
|Literacy Rate Female||57.92 %|
|Total Workers||164.53 Lakhs|
|Main Workers||138.06 Lakhs|
|Marginal Workers||26.47 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|
Source: Telangana State Portal