Poothakkulam is a Census Town city in district of Kollam, Kerala. The Poothakkulam Census Town has population of 29,447 of which 13,276 are males while 16,171 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3017 which is 10.25 % of total population of Poothakkulam (CT). In Poothakkulam Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1218 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Poothakkulam is around 1028 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Poothakkulam city is 92.34 % lower than state average of 94.00 %. In Poothakkulam, Male literacy is around 95.02 % while female literacy rate is 90.19 %.
Poothakkulam Census Town has total administration over 7,560 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.
Poothakkulam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.34 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.23 % of total population in Poothakkulam (CT).
Poothakkulam Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,369 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,500 were males while 2,869 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9369 working population, 74.35 % were engaged in Main Work while 25.65 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Poothakkulam 2020 Population
The next census for Poothakkulam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.