Erathu Population, Caste, Working Data Pathanamthitta, Kerala - Census 2011

Erathu is a village situated in Adoor taluka of Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 6,730 families residing in the village Erathu. The total population of Erathu is 24,880 out of which 11,626 are males and 13,254 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Erathu is 1,140.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Erathu village is 2066 which is 8% of the total population. There are 1012 male children and 1054 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Erathu is 1,042 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,140) of Erathu village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Erathu is 94.9%. Thus Erathu village has higher literacy rate compared to 88.7% of Pathanamthitta district. The male literacy rate is 95.94% and the female literacy rate is 94.02% in Erathu village.

Population
24,880
Families
6,730
Literacy
94.92%
Sex Ratio
1,140

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Erathu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Erathu Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Erathu village.

Total Male Female
Children 2,066 1,012 1,054
Literacy 94.92% 95.94% 94.02%
Scheduled Caste 4,564 2,148 2,416
Scheduled Tribe 135 53 82
Illiterate 3,226 1,443 1,783

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Erathu village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Erathu village out of total population, 8,199 were engaged in work activities. 79.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,199 workers engaged in Main Work, 801 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 653 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 6,498 4,989 1,509
Cultivators 801 764 37
Agriculture Labourer 653 618 35
Household Industries 109 93 16
Other Workers 4,935 3,514 1,421
Marginal Workers 1,701 1,073 628
Non Working 16,681 5,564 11,117

Map of Erathu, Pathanamthitta, Kerala


Nearby Villages to Erathu, Adoor

Below are the list of villages near Erathu village in Adoor.

Village Population
Ezhamkulam 18,655
Peringanadu 20,638
Enadimangalam 20,568
Pallickal 21,143
Kadampanadu 26,909
Kalanjoor 16,075
Enathu 13,916
Koodal 15,979
Angadickal 11,934
Kodumon 15,542

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