The People

Telangana provides a highly skilled workforce.


Telangana, home to the most eminent personalities who became very prominent in their respective fields:

From Information technology, we have Satya Nadella, CEO OF Microsoft Corporation, Shantanu Narayen, CEO and President of Adobe Systems. In the field of Arts, Music and Cinema: we have Rashid Ali, Ajit Khan, Shyam Benegal, Rana Daggubati, Vivek Oberoi, Sushmita Sen, Sherlyn Chopra, Dia Mirza, Kabir Khan, Mohammad Ali Baig, Talat Aziz, Mynampati Sreerama Chandra, Tabu, Mani Shankar etc. Coming to sports personalities: Pullela Gopichand, Saina Nehwal, P. V. Sindhu, Mohammad Azharuddin, V. V. S. Laxman, Ambati Rayudu, Mithali Raj, Sania Mirza, etc. are notable personalities. Zakir Husain the former president of India received the Bharat Ratna.


Literacy Statistics


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

" Source : Telangana State Portal "