Lalam is a village situated in Lalam Block of Kottayam district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Kottayam district of Kerala, it is one of the 10 villages of Lalam Block of Kottayam district. As per the administration records, the village number of Lalam is 628125. The village has 2152 families.
According to Census 2011, Lalam's population is 9137. Out of this, 4528 are males whereas the females count 4609 here. This village has 784 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 395 are boys and 389 are girls.
Literacy rate in Lalam village is 89%. 8146 out of total 9137 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 89% as 4046 males out of total 4528 are literate while female literacy rate is 88% as 4100 out of total 4609 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Lalam village is 10%. Here 991 out of total 9137 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 10% as 482 males out of total 4528 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 11% and 509 out of total 4609 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied person of Lalam village is 3481 whereas 5656 are un-employed. And out of 3481 working individual 294 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.