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Gandalam Population - Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Gandalam is a small village located in Peda Bayalu Mandal of Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh with total 50 families residing. The Gandalam village has population of 182 of which 91 are males while 91 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gandalam village population of children with age 0-6 is 24 which makes up 13.19 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gandalam village is 1000 which is higher than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Gandalam as per census is 1400, higher than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.

Gandalam village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Gandalam village was 10.13 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Gandalam Male literacy stands at 14.81 % while female literacy rate was 5.19 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gandalam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Gandalam village.

Gandalam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 50 - -
Population 182 91 91
Child (0-6) 24 10 14
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 179 88 91
Literacy 10.13 % 14.81 % 5.19 %
Total Workers 136 69 67
Main Worker 125 - -
Marginal Worker 11 4 7

Caste Factor

In Gandalam village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.35 % of total population in Gandalam village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Gandalam village of Visakhapatnam.

Work Profile

In Gandalam village out of total population, 136 were engaged in work activities. 91.91 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.09 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 136 workers engaged in Main Work, 124 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.