Edathala Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Ernakulam, Kerala - Census 2011

Edathala is a Census Town city situated in Aluva taluka of Ernakulam district. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 18,400 families residing in the Edathala city. The total population of Edathala is 77,811 out of which 38,454 are males and 39,357 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Edathala is 1,023.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Edathala city is 8772 which is 11% of the total population. There are 4524 male children and 4248 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Edathala is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,023).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Edathala is 93.3%. Thus Edathala has lower literacy rate compared to 95.9% of Ernakulam district. The male literacy rate is 95.65% and the female literacy rate is 91.14% in Edathala.

Population
77,811
Literacy
93.3%
Sex Ratio
1,023

Edathala Census Town has total administration over 18,400 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Edathala Census Town

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Edathala Census Town.

Total Male Female
Children 8,772 4,524 4,248
Literacy 93.3% 84.4% 81.3%
Scheduled Caste 7,127 3,466 3,661
Scheduled Tribe 277 133 144
Illiterate 13,361 6,001 7,360

Caste-wise Population - Edathala

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Edathala.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 7,127 3,466 3,661
Schedule Tribe 277 133 144

Religion-wise Population - Edathala

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Edathala is 25,564 which is 32.85% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Edathala is 36,342 which is 46.71% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Edathala as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 25,564 (32.85%) 12,570 12,994
Muslim 36,342 (46.71%) 18,169 18,173
Christian 15,731 (20.22%) 7,614 8,117
Sikh 5 (0.01%) 4 1
Buddhist 11 (0.01%) 6 5
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 13 (0.02%) 10 3
No Religion Specified 145 (0.19%) 81 64

Literacy Rate - Edathala

The total literacy rate of Edathala was 93.35% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 94% of Kerala. Population-wise, out of total 64,450 literates, males were 32,453 while females were 31,997. Also the male literacy rate was 95.65% and the female literacy rate was 91.14% in Edathala.

  Edathala Kerala
Female 91.14% 92.07%
Male 95.65% 96.11%
Total 93.35% 94%

Sex Ratio - Edathala

The Sex Ratio of Edathala is 1,023. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,023 females in Edathala. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,023 ) of Edathala.


Child Population - Edathala

According to Census 2011, there were 8,772 children between age 0 to 6 years in Edathala. Out of which 4,524 were male while 4,248 were female.


Working Population - Edathala

In Edathala Census Town out of total population, 27,165 were engaged in work activities. 88% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 27,165 workers engaged in Main Work, 210 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 472 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,901 19,184 4,717
Cultivators 210 174 36
Agriculture Labourer 472 361 111
Household Industries 550 424 126
Other Workers 22,669 18,225 4,444
Marginal Workers 3,264 1,730 1,534
Non Working 50,646 17,540 33,106

Edathala Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Edathala is further divided into 1 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 77,811 82.8% 1,023

Map of Edathala, Ernakulam, Kerala


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