Aralam is a village situated in Thalassery taluka of Kannur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 6,904 families residing in the village Aralam. The total population of Aralam is 29,328 out of which 14,438 are males and 14,890 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Aralam is 1,031.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Aralam village is 3180 which is 11% of the total population. There are 1617 male children and 1563 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Aralam is 967 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,031) of Aralam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Aralam is 89.9%. Thus Aralam village has higher literacy rate compared to 84.8% of Kannur district. The male literacy rate is 92.67% and the female literacy rate is 87.32% in Aralam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Aralam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Aralam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14.9% of total population in Aralam village.
In Aralam village out of total population, 11,601 were engaged in work activities. 81.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 11,601 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,185 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3,096 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Aralam village in Thalassery.