Pachegam is a village situated in Tarapur taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 323 families residing in the village Pachegam. The total population of Pachegam is 1,492 out of which 771 are males and 721 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pachegam is 935.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pachegam village is 161 which is 11% of the total population. There are 94 male children and 67 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pachegam is 713 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (935) of Pachegam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pachegam is 81.5%. Thus Pachegam village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 90.25% and the female literacy rate is 72.48% in Pachegam village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Pachegam village is LALJIBHAI B MAKWANA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pachegam 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 Pachegam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Pachegam village.
In Pachegam village out of total population, 641 were engaged in work activities. 70.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 641 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 244 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pachegam village in Tarapur.