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.
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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.
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.