Kannavam is a village situated in Thalassery taluka of Kannur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,084 families residing in the village Kannavam. The total population of Kannavam is 9,211 out of which 4,345 are males and 4,866 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kannavam is 1,120.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kannavam village is 943 which is 10% of the total population. There are 458 male children and 485 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kannavam is 1,059 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,120) of Kannavam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kannavam is 93.7%. Thus Kannavam village has higher literacy rate compared to 84.8% of Kannur district. The male literacy rate is 96.5% and the female literacy rate is 91.14% in Kannavam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kannavam 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 Kannavam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.7% of total population in Kannavam village.
In Kannavam village out of total population, 3,533 were engaged in work activities. 92.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,533 workers engaged in Main Work, 180 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 496 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kannavam village in Thalassery.