Barigam is a village situated in Lakshmipur block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 142 families residing in the village Barigam. The total population of Barigam is 606 out of which 291 are males and 315 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barigam is 1,082.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barigam village is 139 which is 23% of the total population. There are 62 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barigam is 1,242 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,082) of Barigam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barigam is 44.8%. Thus Barigam village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 61.14% and the female literacy rate is 28.99% in Barigam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barigam 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 Barigam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 91.9% of total population in Barigam village.
In Barigam village out of total population, 301 were engaged in work activities. 42.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 301 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barigam village in Lakshmipur.