Kelakam Population, Caste, Working Data Kannur, Kerala - Census 2011

Kelakam is a village situated in Thalassery taluka of Kannur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 4,026 families residing in the village Kelakam. The total population of Kelakam is 16,211 out of which 7,979 are males and 8,232 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kelakam is 1,032.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kelakam village is 1610 which is 10% of the total population. There are 823 male children and 787 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kelakam is 956 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,032) of Kelakam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kelakam is 94.6%. Thus Kelakam village has higher literacy rate compared to 84.8% of Kannur district. The male literacy rate is 95.67% and the female literacy rate is 93.61% in Kelakam village.

Population
16,211
Families
4,026
Literacy
94.62%
Sex Ratio
1,032

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

Kelakam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,610 823 787
Literacy 94.62% 95.67% 93.61%
Scheduled Caste 238 129 109
Scheduled Tribe 960 485 475
Illiterate 2,396 1,133 1,263

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.9% of total population in Kelakam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kelakam village out of total population, 7,136 were engaged in work activities. 82% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,136 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,727 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,199 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 5,851 4,185 1,666
Cultivators 1,727 1,272 455
Agriculture Labourer 1,199 832 367
Household Industries 79 50 29
Other Workers 2,846 2,031 815
Marginal Workers 1,285 584 701
Non Working 9,075 3,210 5,865

Map of Kelakam, Kannur, Kerala


Nearby Villages to Kelakam, Thalassery

Below are the list of villages near Kelakam village in Thalassery.

Village Population
Kottiyoor 16,698
Kanichar 15,789
Aralam 29,328
Manathana 15,935
Ayyankunnu 22,436
Muzhakkunnu 21,807
Thillenkeri 14,583
Vilamana 14,059
Tholambra 6,267
Payam 15,429

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