As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Ottappalam is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns.
The Ottappalam UA region is situated in state of Kerala.
The total population of Ottappalam UA/Metropolitan region is 238,238. The male population of which is 114,183 while female population is 124,055.
Literacy Rate 2011
The literacy rate of Ottappalam Agglomeration is 94.37% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Ottappalam stood at 96.39 % and 92.54 % respectively.
Total literates in Ottappalam UA were 200,647 of which males were 97,477 and remaining 103,170 were females.
Child Population 2011
The children (0-6 age) population of Ottappalam UA is around 10.76 % of total Ottappalam UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Ottappalam Urban region were 25,631 of which male were 13,060 while remaining 12,571 childs were female.
Sex Ratio 2011
The sex ratio of female to male in Ottappalam UA was found higher with figure of 1086 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 963 per 1000 boys in Ottappalam Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.