Dham Population - Kapurthala, Punjab

Dham is a medium size village located in Kapurthala Tehsil of Kapurthala district, Punjab with total 110 families residing. The Dham village has population of 592 of which 309 are males while 283 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dham village population of children with age 0-6 is 58 which makes up 9.80 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dham village is 916 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Dham as per census is 1000, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Dham village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Dham village was 80.34 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Dham Male literacy stands at 82.86 % while female literacy rate was 77.56 %.

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

Dham Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 110 - -
Population 592 309 283
Child (0-6) 58 29 29
Schedule Caste 221 122 99
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.34 % 82.86 % 77.56 %
Total Workers 90 40 50
Main Worker 75 93,020 0
Marginal Worker 15 9 6

Caste Factor

In Dham village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.33 % of total population in Dham village. The village Dham currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dham village out of total population, 90 were engaged in work activities. 83.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 90 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149