Rama Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): variant of Ram. Portuguese, Galician, and Catalan: habitational name from any of the places called Rama in Portugal (Guimarães), Galicia (A Coruña) and Catalonia (Girona). Spanish, Galician, and Portuguese: topographic name from rama ‘branch’. Italian: topographic name from dialect rama ‘branch’ (see Ramo).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Rama Family Origin

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Rama Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rama. A less common occupation for the Rama family was Coal Miner. The most common Rama occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Rama's were Farmers.

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Rama Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rama in 1950 was 53, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rama

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