Elkatta is a village situated in Farooqnagar mandal of Mahbubnagar district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 665 families residing in the village Elkatta. The total population of Elkatta is 2,806 out of which 1,365 are males and 1,441 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Elkatta is 1,056.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Elkatta village is 407 which is 15% of the total population. There are 199 male children and 208 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Elkatta is 1,045 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,056) of Elkatta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Elkatta is 57.1%. Thus Elkatta village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.9% of Mahbubnagar district. The male literacy rate is 67.58% and the female literacy rate is 47.2% in Elkatta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Elkatta village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Elkatta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Elkatta village.
In Elkatta village out of total population, 1,484 were engaged in work activities. 63.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,484 workers engaged in Main Work, 233 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 354 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Elkatta village in Farooqnagar.
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