Dehgam is a Municipality city in district of Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The Dehgam city is divided into 9 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dehgam Municipality has population of 42,632 of which 21,968 are males while 20,664 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5446 which is 12.77 % of total population of Dehgam (M). In Dehgam Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 941 against state average of 919. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dehgam is around 847 compared to Gujarat state average of 890. Literacy rate of Dehgam city is 81.85 % higher than state average of 78.03 %. In Dehgam, Male literacy is around 88.74 % while female literacy rate is 74.64 %.
Dehgam Municipality has total administration over 8,690 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Dehgam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.74 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.17 % of total population in Dehgam (M).
Dehgam Work Profile
Out of total population, 14,392 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 12,078 were males while 2,314 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 14392 working population, 84.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 15.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.