Malapattam is a large village located in Taliparamba Taluka of Kannur district, Kerala with total 2250 families residing. The Malapattam village has population of 9628 of which 4497 are males while 5131 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Malapattam village population of children with age 0-6 is 1016 which makes up 10.55 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Malapattam village is 1141 which is higher than Kerala state average of 1084. Child Sex Ratio for the Malapattam as per census is 1028, higher than Kerala average of 964.
Malapattam village has lower literacy rate compared to Kerala. In 2011, literacy rate of Malapattam village was 92.93 % compared to 94.00 % of Kerala. In Malapattam Male literacy stands at 96.57 % while female literacy rate was 89.77 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Malapattam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Malapattam village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Malapattam village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.00 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.28 % of total population in Malapattam village.
In Malapattam village out of total population, 3343 were engaged in work activities. 75.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 3343 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 376 were Agricultural labourer.