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Telangana

State Profile

Telangana is the 29th state of India, formed on the 2nd of June 2014. The state has an area of 1,14,840 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 with the passage of the AP State Reorganization Act 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.

Telangana Statistics

Capital CityHyderabad
Area 114,840 Sq. Kms.
Districts 10
Revenue Divisions 42
Towns (as per Census, 2011) 158
Municipal Corporations 6
Municipalities 38
Nagara Panchayaths 25
 Zilla Praja Parishads 9
Mandal Praja Parishads 443
Gram Panchayaths 8778
Revenue Mandals 464
Revenue Villages 10761
Inhabited Villages 10128
Un-inhabited Villages 633
Households 83.58 Lakhs
Household size 4
Population 351.94 Lakhs
Male 177.04 Lakhs
Female 174.90 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 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 207.84 Lakhs
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

Health Indicators of Telangana

Demographic, Socio-economic and Health profile of Telangana State as compared to India figures

DistrictMMR 2013*IMR 2013*TFR 2013*CBR*Full Immunization**
Mahbubnagar 98 53 2 17.7 55.9
Ranga Reddy 78 33 2 18 35.5
Hyderabad 71 20 2 19.5 55.2
Medak 90 49 1.9 17 42.9
Nizamabad 79 48 1.6 19.4 49.4
Adilabad 152 48 1.7 19.2 38.7
Karimnagar 74 37 1.9 18 38.5
Warangal 78 39 1.8 16.3 72.3
Khammam 99 45 1.8 17.5 44.7
Nalgonda 90 47 1.6 17.4 50
State 92 39 1.8 17.5 48.31

List of Health Facilities

DistrictSub-CentresPHCsCHNCsCHCsP.P. UnitsUFWCsUHCsArea HospitalsDistrict Hospitals
Mahbubnagar 680 84 19 14 6 1 11 4 1
Rangareddy 399 52 11 9 2 2 5 4 1
Hyderabad 53 85 14 10 4 24 1 3 1
Medak 489 67 10 8 3 4 4 3 1
Nizamabad 412 40 14 14 2 5 10 3 1
Adilabad 470 72 17 13 3 4 12 6 0
Karimnagar 580 71 20 16 3 3 16 3 1
Warangal 605 75 16 14 4 5 12 4 0
Khammam 549 57 14 11 2 4 8 5 1
Nalgonda 626 72 15 5 4 3 8 7 1
Total 4863 675 150 114 33 55 87 42 8

(Source: RHS Bulletin, March 2012, M/O Health & F.W., GOI)

Organogram

Health, Medical &
Family Welfare Department

State Programme Management Unit
(National Health Mission)

Commissionerate of
Health and Family Welfare

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List and Addresses of State Officials

Principal Secretary
Shri Rajeshwar Tiwari  
Principal Secretary
(Health & FW Department)
Room No. 359, D- Block
Telangana Secretariat,
Hyderabad-500022
Tel. Off. : 040-23455824,23452945
Mob. : 09848599450
E-Mail : tshealthpeshi@gmail.com
Mission Director
Dr. Buddhaprakash M Jyothi 
Commissioner (Health)
Mission Director (NHM)
DM &HS Campus, Sultan Bazar, Kothi 
Hyderabad- 500095.
Hyderabad-500022 
Mob. : 09491301979
E-Mail : mdnhmts@gmail.com
chfw.ts@gmail.com
peshichfwts@gmail.com
Chief Programme Officer (I/C)
Dr. T. Neerada
Chief Programme Officer (I/C)
Mob. No. : 9849902229
E-Mail : cponhmts@gmail.com
Joint Director
Dr. K.S.Narasinga Rao
Joint Director
Mob. No. : 8978866767
E-Mail : jdchichfw@gmail.com
Joint Director
Dr. K. Venkateswarlu
Joint Director
Mob. No. : 9849902453
E-Mail : jdfpts@gmail.com
Deputy Director (Demography) & Chief Information Officer
Sri N.Veerabhadraiah
Deputy Director (Demography) & Chief Information Officer
Mob. No. : 9652222347
E-Mail : dddemohyd@yahoo.com
Chief Administrative Officer (I/C)
S. Gopikanth Reddy
Chief Administrative Officer (I/C)
Mob. No. : 7893824242
E-Mail : caonhmts@gmail.com
Chief Finance Officer(I/C)
Dr. Jalapath Reddy
Chief Administrative Officer (I/C)
Mob. No. : 9963747883
E-Mail : cfo.nrhm@gmail.com
RO (ORT) & SO(PNPP)
Dr. G. Srinivasa Rao
RO (ORT) & SO(PNPP)
Mob. No. : 8978372226
E-Mail : drgsrao69@yahoo.co.in
Assistant Director (FW)
Smt. N. Krishna Veni
RO (ORT) & SO(PNPP)
Mob. No. : 9849902233
E-Mail : asstdirfw@yahoo.com
Assistant Account Officer
Sri M. Raju
Assistant Account Officer
Mob. No. : 8008889154
E-Mail : aaochfwts@gmail.com