Payyannur is a Municipality city in district of Kannur, Kerala. The Payyannur city is divided into 41 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Payyannur Municipality has population of 72,111 of which 33,405 are males while 38,706 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7252 which is 10.06 % of total population of Payyannur (M). In Payyannur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1159 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Payyannur is around 951 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Payyannur city is 94.08 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Payyannur, Male literacy is around 97.02 % while female literacy rate is 91.60 %.
Payyannur Municipality has total administration over 16,996 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Payyannur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.57 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.21 % of total population in Payyannur (M).
Payyannur Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,485 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 17,531 were males while 7,954 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25485 working population, 87.40 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.60 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Payyannur 2019 Population
The next census for Payyannur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.