Khagam is a Block positioned in Changlang district in Arunachal Pradesh. Situated in rural region of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one among the 7 blocks of Changlang district. As per the government records, the block code of Khagam is 62. The block has 91 villages and there are total 7587 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khagam's population is 39034. Out of this, 20060 are males whereas the females count 18974 here. This block has 7607 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 3844 are boys and 3763 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khagam block is 49%. 19175 out of total 39034 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 56% as 11315 males out of total 20060 are literate while female literacy rate is 41% as 7860 out of total 18974 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Khagam block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 19859 out of total 39034 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 43% as 8745 males out of total 20060 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 58% and 11114 out of total 18974 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Khagam block is 16209 while 22825 are un-employed. And out of 16209 occupied individual 8366 peoples are entirely dependent on cultivation.