Madakkathara is a village situated in Thrissur taluka of Thrissur district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 4,255 families residing in the village Madakkathara. The total population of Madakkathara is 16,850 out of which 8,248 are males and 8,602 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Madakkathara is 1,043.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Madakkathara village is 1435 which is 9% of the total population. There are 725 male children and 710 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Madakkathara is 979 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,043) of Madakkathara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Madakkathara is 94.1%. Thus Madakkathara village has higher literacy rate compared to 85.8% of Thrissur district. The male literacy rate is 96.46% and the female literacy rate is 91.85% in Madakkathara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Madakkathara 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 Madakkathara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Madakkathara village.
In Madakkathara village out of total population, 7,774 were engaged in work activities. 88.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,774 workers engaged in Main Work, 478 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 346 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Madakkathara village in Thrissur.