Bam, Parajang, Dhenkanal, Odisha, India

Content updated on July 24, 2024.

Geographic Location of Bam


The village Bam is located in Parajang Police Station Jurisdiction of Dhenkanal District in the State of Odisha in India. It is governed by Bam Gram Panchayat. It comes under Kankadahad Community Development Block. The nearest town is Kamakshyanagar, which is about 40 kilometers away from Bam.

Travel and Communication for Bam


There is a railway station more than 10 kms away from the village.

Postal Address:
Bam,
Dhenkanal,
Odisha, India
PIN - 759028

Climate Change, Weather and Environment Reports / Data for Bam


Climate, Environment and Weather data, climate change reports etc. for Bam is available as professional paid service. You may contact us for further details and sample data.

A brief summary of available data for Bam is given below:

CategoryResolutionPeriod
Precipitation - hHalf Hourly / 0.1 deg (11 kms) grid2001 - 2024
Precipitation - lDaily / 0.25 deg (28 kms) grid1901 - 2024
Temperature - hMonthly / 0.5 deg (55 kms) grid1901 - 2023
Temperature - lDaily / 1 deg (111 kms) grid1951 - 2024

Social Structure of Bam


As per available data from the year 2009, 2185 persons live in 487 house holds in the village Bam. There are 1086 female individuals and 1099 male individuals in the village. Females constitute 49.7% and males constitute 50.3% of the total population.

There are 95 scheduled castes persons of which 47 are females and 48 are males. Females constitute 49.47% and males constitute 50.53% of the scheduled castes population. Scheduled castes constitute 4.35% of the total population.

There are 928 scheduled tribes persons of which 461 are females and 467 are males. Females constitute 49.68% and males constitute 50.32% of the scheduled tribes population. Scheduled tribes constitute 42.47% of the total population.

Population density of Bam is 205.36 persons per square kilometer.

Land and Natural Resources in Bam


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Total area of Bam is 1064 Hectares as per the data available for the year 2009.

Total sown/agricultural area is 120.76 ha. About 120.76 ha is un-irrigated area.

About 223.53 ha is in non-agricultural use. About 43.76 ha is used permanent pastures and grazing lands. About 120.76 ha is under miscellaneous tree crops.

About 15.28 ha is lying as current fallow area. About 175.02 ha is culturable waste land. About 43.76 ha is lying as fallow land other than current fallows. About 126.41 ha is covered by barren and un-cultivable land.

Schools in Bam


There are no pre-primary schools in the village Bam or anywhere in the nearby villages.

There are 3 government primary schools. Additionally, there is a private primary school in the village Bam.

There is a government middle school. Additionally, there is a private middle school in the village Bam.

There is a private secondary school in the village Bam.

There are no private or government senior secondary schools in the village. However, there is a government senior secondary school in Mahabirod, which is 5-10 kms away from Bam.

Colleges in Bam


There are no private or government arts and science degree colleges in the village. However, there is a private arts and science degree college in Kamakhya Nagar, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There are no private or government engineering colleges in the village. However, there is a government engineering college in Dhenkanal, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There are no private or government medical colleges in the village. However, there is a private medical college in Cuttack, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There are no private or government management institutes in the village. However, there is a private management institute in Cuttack, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There are no private or government polytechnic institutes in the village. However, there is a private polytechnic institute in Sarang, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

Other Educational Facilities in Bam


There are no private or government vocational training school / ITIs in the village. However, there is a government vocational training school / ITI in Kamakhya Nagar, which is more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There are no non formal training centres in the village Bam or anywhere in the nearby villages.

There are no differently abled schools in the village Bam or anywhere in the nearby villages.

Healthcare Facilities in Bam


There is a community health centre more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There is a primary health centre more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There is a primary health sub-centre with 0 doctors and 2 paramedical staff in the village Bam.

There is a maternity and child welfare centre with 1 doctors and 2 paramedical staff in the village Bam.

There is a TB clinic 5-10 kms away from Bam.

There is a allopathic hospital 5-10 kms away from Bam.

There is a alternative medicine hospital more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There is a dispensary 5-10 kms away from Bam.

There is a veterinary hospital more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There is a mobile health centre more than 10 kms away from Bam.

There is a family welfare centre with 2 doctors and 2 paramedical staff in the village Bam.

*Note: Most of the above information provided as per data compiled from the year 2009.

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