Kadiam Village, with population of about 37 thousand is Kadiam sub district's the most populous village, located in Kadiam sub district of East Godavari district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kadiam village is 20 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1827 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kadiam which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Rajahmundry and distance from Kadiam village to Rajahmundry is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kadiam village is 533126. The village comes under Kadiam, Kadiam Pusavaram, Kadiapulanka panchayat. Kadiam is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Kakinada which is 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (50%) are male and about 19 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kadiam village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kadiam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37,149 32,096 4,764 289 3,898
Male 18,527 16,097 2,283 147 1,983
Female 18,622 15,999 2,481 142 1,915

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 33 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 13% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 13.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 14 4 29 -6
Male 13 15 3 27 -3
Female 13 14 5 32 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1005 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1087 and in schedule tribe is 966. There are 966 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 65 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 -3 17 35 -65
2011 1,005 994 1,087 966 966
2001 1,006 997 1,070 931 1,031

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the village are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kadiam is 68%. 71% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kadiam

Total Male Female
Change 5 5 6
2011 68 71 66
2001 63 66 60

Workers profile

Kadiam has 40% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 17% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kadiam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40 38 2 60
Male 63 61 1 38
Female 17 16 2 83