Vadgam Population, Caste, Working Data Anand, Gujarat - Census 2011

Vadgam is a village situated in Khambhat taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 787 families residing in the village Vadgam. The total population of Vadgam is 4,320 out of which 2,267 are males and 2,053 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vadgam is 906.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vadgam village is 635 which is 15% of the total population. There are 339 male children and 296 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vadgam is 873 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (906) of Vadgam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vadgam is 72.5%. Thus Vadgam village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 83.71% and the female literacy rate is 60.16% in Vadgam village.

Population
4,320
Families
787
Literacy
72.48%
Sex Ratio
906

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Vadgam village is JINABHAI S GOHEL. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vadgam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Vadgam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 635 339 296
Literacy 72.48% 83.71% 60.16%
Scheduled Caste 16 7 9
Scheduled Tribe 4 3 1
Illiterate 1,649 653 996

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Vadgam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Vadgam village out of total population, 2,507 were engaged in work activities. 41.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,507 workers engaged in Main Work, 546 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 415 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,042 969 73
Cultivators 546 541 5
Agriculture Labourer 415 355 60
Household Industries 4 4 0
Other Workers 77 69 8
Marginal Workers 1,465 396 1,069
Non Working 1,813 902 911

Map of Vadgam, Anand, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Vadgam, Khambhat

Below are the list of villages near Vadgam village in Khambhat.

Village Population
Tarakpur 975
Vainaj 1,828
Navagam Bara 814
Pandad 2,894
Akhol 1,764
Tamsa 936
Lunej 1,835
Hasanpura 820
Paldi 570
Daheda 2,833

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