Kaganam is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 203 families residing in the village Kaganam. The total population of Kaganam is 806 out of which 422 are males and 384 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kaganam is 910.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kaganam village is 73 which is 9% of the total population. There are 37 male children and 36 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kaganam is 973 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (910) of Kaganam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kaganam is 63.8%. Thus Kaganam village has lower literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 76.36% and the female literacy rate is 50% in Kaganam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kaganam 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 Kaganam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4% of total population in Kaganam village.
In Kaganam village out of total population, 376 were engaged in work activities. 67.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 376 workers engaged in Main Work, 25 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 120 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kaganam village in Cheyyar.