Thirumalayapalem is a Block located in Khammam district in Telangana. Situated in rural part of Telangana, it is one among the 46 blocks of Khammam district. As per the administration register, the block number of Thirumalayapalem is 429. The block has 25 villages and there are total 16732 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Thirumalayapalem's population is 61502. Out of this, 30737 are males whereas the females count 30765 here. This block has 6384 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 3282 are boys and 3102 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Thirumalayapalem block is 49%. 30583 out of total 61502 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 57% as 17769 males out of total 30737 are educated while female literacy ratio is 41% as 12814 out of total 30765 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Thirumalayapalem block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 30919 out of total 61502 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 12968 males out of total 30737 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 58% and 17951 out of total 30765 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Thirumalayapalem block is 35326 whereas 26176 are un-employed. And out of 35326 employed person 6584 peoples are completely dependent on farming.