Palem is a medium size village located in Komarada Mandal of Vizianagaram district, Andhra Pradesh with total 160 families residing. The Palem village has population of 567 of which 286 are males while 281 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Palem village population of children with age 0-6 is 38 which makes up 6.70 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palem village is 983 which is lower than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Palem as per census is 1375, higher than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Palem village has lower literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Palem village was 49.34 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Palem Male literacy stands at 59.26 % while female literacy rate was 39.00 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Palem 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 Palem village.
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In Palem village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 62.08 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 9.17 % of total population in Palem village.
In Palem village out of total population, 419 were engaged in work activities. 99.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 419 workers engaged in Main Work, 5 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 406 were Agricultural labourer.