Kalam is a village situated in Vagra taluka of Bharuch district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 331 families residing in the village Kalam. The total population of Kalam is 1,576 out of which 794 are males and 782 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kalam is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalam village is 224 which is 14% of the total population. There are 113 male children and 111 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalam is 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Kalam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kalam is 77.7%. Thus Kalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.1% of Bharuch district. The male literacy rate is 86.05% and the female literacy rate is 69.3% in Kalam village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Kalam village is SAVITABEN P RATHOD. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kalam 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 Kalam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 12.4% of total population in Kalam village.
In Kalam village out of total population, 591 were engaged in work activities. 91% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 591 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 318 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kalam village in Vagra.