Lalam Population, Caste, Working Data Kottayam, Kerala - Census 2011

Lalam is a village situated in Meenachil taluka of Kottayam district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,152 families residing in the village Lalam. The total population of Lalam is 9,137 out of which 4,528 are males and 4,609 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lalam is 1,018.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lalam village is 784 which is 9% of the total population. There are 395 male children and 389 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lalam is 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,018) of Lalam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lalam is 97.5%. Thus Lalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 88.6% of Kottayam district. The male literacy rate is 97.89% and the female literacy rate is 97.16% in Lalam village.

Population
9,137
Families
2,152
Literacy
97.52%
Sex Ratio
1,018

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lalam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Lalam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Lalam village.

Total Male Female
Children 784 395 389
Literacy 97.52% 97.89% 97.16%
Scheduled Caste 870 430 440
Scheduled Tribe 45 25 20
Illiterate 991 482 509

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Lalam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Lalam village out of total population, 3,481 were engaged in work activities. 86.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,481 workers engaged in Main Work, 294 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 273 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,018 2,242 776
Cultivators 294 255 39
Agriculture Labourer 273 219 54
Household Industries 51 36 15
Other Workers 2,400 1,732 668
Marginal Workers 463 265 198
Non Working 5,656 2,021 3,635

Map of Lalam, Kottayam, Kerala


Nearby Villages to Lalam, Meenachil

Below are the list of villages near Lalam village in Meenachil.

Village Population
Bharananganam 17,149
Vallichira 13,716
Kurichithanam 9,383
Thalappalam 9,435
Kuravilangad 18,033
Teekoy 9,418
Kanakkari 22,793
Poonjar Vadakkekara 8,222
Elackad 13,333
Moonilavu 9,213

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