Kannur Cantonment is a Cantonment Board city in district of Kannur, Kerala. The Kannur Cantonment city is divided into 6 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kannur Cantonment Cantonment Board has population of 4,798 of which 3,408 are males while 1,390 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 236 which is 4.92 % of total population of Kannur Cantonment (CB). In Kannur Cantonment Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 408 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kannur Cantonment is around 934 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Kannur Cantonment city is 98.07 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Kannur Cantonment, Male literacy is around 98.27 % while female literacy rate is 97.57 %.
Kannur Cantonment Cantonment Board has total administration over 772 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kannur Cantonment Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.04 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.48 % of total population in Kannur Cantonment (CB).
Kannur Cantonment Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,048 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,772 were males while 276 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3048 working population, 98.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 1.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kannur Cantonment 2019 Population
The next census for Kannur Cantonment Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.