Kannur is a Municipality city in district of Kannur, Kerala. The Kannur city is divided into 39 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kannur Municipality has population of 56,823 of which 26,298 are males while 30,525 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6376 which is 11.22 % of total population of Kannur (M). In Kannur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1161 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kannur is around 961 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Kannur city is 96.21 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Kannur, Male literacy is around 97.44 % while female literacy rate is 95.18 %.
Kannur Municipality has total administration over 11,418 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.
Kannur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.28 % of total population in Kannur (M).
Kannur Work Profile
Out of total population, 15,324 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 12,424 were males while 2,900 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 15324 working population, 91.18 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.82 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kannur 2019 Population
The next census for Kannur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.