Gangaram Village, with population of 5722 is Bijinapalle sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Bijinapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Gangaram village is 26 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 223 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Gangaram village to Wanaparthy is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gangaram village is 509203. The village comes under Gangaram panchayat. Bijinapalle is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 35 km away. 8.44 square kilometer (33%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5722 people, among them 2900 (51%) are male and 2822 (49%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 32% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gangaram village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1299 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gangaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,722 3,258 635 1,829 800
Male 2,900 1,650 311 939 430
Female 2,822 1,608 324 890 370

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4775. Female population growth rate of the village is 21% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 55.8% and child population has increased by 2.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gangaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.8% 4.1% 35.1% 55.8% 2.3%
Male 18.8% 3.9% 29% 53.2% 5.4%
Female 21% 4.2% 41.5% 58.6% -1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 1042 and in schedule tribe is 948. There are 860 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gangaram

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 3 92 33 -57
2011 973 975 1042 948 860
2001 955 972 950 915 917

Literacy

Total 2293 people in the village are literate, among them 1387 are male and 906 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gangaram is 47%. 56% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gangaram

Total Male Female
Change 11.9% 10.8% 13.4%
2011 46.6% 56.2% 36.9%
2001 34.7% 45.4% 23.5%

Workers profile

Gangaram has 57% (3284) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 58% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gangaram

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.4% 45.3% 12.1% 42.6%
Male 56.9% 47% 9.9% 43.1%
Female 57.9% 43.6% 14.3% 42.1%