Rangareddy district is at the top among all districts in Telangana state in job creation and surprisingly Hyderabad is at the bottom of the rankings. This is because most of the new industries and units coming up on the city’s outskirts in RR district due to the availability of government land.
Hyderabad districts, however, has got no new units came up due to non-availability of land. As a result of stagnant Hyderabad market, neighbouring districts like Medak, Mahabubnagar and Nalgonda got benefitted and also contributed to higher job creation due to proximity to the city. 2,332 new units were set up in Telangana since January 1, 2015, creating employment for 1.58 lakh.
Ranga Reddy district accounted for 553 units and 79,507 jobs while Hyderabad district got only nine new units, which provided jobs to just 245 people. Medak and Mahabubnagar are second and third after Rangareddy. Of the remaining districts, only Khammam and Karimnagar could provide over 5,000 jobs.