Peringathur is a Census Town city in district of Kannur, Kerala. The Peringathur Census Town has population of 40,292 of which 18,477 are males while 21,815 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5052 which is 12.54 % of total population of Peringathur (CT). In Peringathur Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1181 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Peringathur is around 910 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Peringathur city is 96.00 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Peringathur, Male literacy is around 97.64 % while female literacy rate is 94.65 %.
Peringathur Census Town has total administration over 8,201 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Peringathur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.88 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.18 % of total population in Peringathur (CT).
Peringathur Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,638 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,966 were males while 1,672 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9638 working population, 83.73 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.27 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Peringathur 2019 Population
The next census for Peringathur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.