Chethakkal is a village situated in Ranni taluka of Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,982 families residing in the village Chethakkal. The total population of Chethakkal is 15,027 out of which 7,209 are males and 7,818 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chethakkal is 1,084.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chethakkal village is 1314 which is 9% of the total population. There are 647 male children and 667 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chethakkal is 1,031 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,084) of Chethakkal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chethakkal is 96.8%. Thus Chethakkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 88.7% of Pathanamthitta district. The male literacy rate is 97.5% and the female literacy rate is 96.18% in Chethakkal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chethakkal 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 Chethakkal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.9% of total population in Chethakkal village.
In Chethakkal village out of total population, 5,132 were engaged in work activities. 70.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,132 workers engaged in Main Work, 346 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 434 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chethakkal village in Ranni.