Kottiyoor is a village situated in Thalassery taluka of Kannur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 4,156 families residing in the village Kottiyoor. The total population of Kottiyoor is 16,698 out of which 8,239 are males and 8,459 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kottiyoor is 1,027.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kottiyoor village is 1568 which is 9% of the total population. There are 786 male children and 782 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kottiyoor is 995 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,027) of Kottiyoor village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kottiyoor is 94.8%. Thus Kottiyoor village has higher literacy rate compared to 84.8% of Kannur district. The male literacy rate is 95.77% and the female literacy rate is 93.92% in Kottiyoor village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kottiyoor 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 Kottiyoor village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.7% of total population in Kottiyoor village.
In Kottiyoor village out of total population, 7,284 were engaged in work activities. 73.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,284 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,339 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,171 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kottiyoor village in Thalassery.