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Vadakkethara Population - Thrissur, Kerala

Vadakkethara is a large village located in Talappilly Taluka of Thrissur district, Kerala with total 2489 families residing. The Vadakkethara village has population of 10261 of which 4963 are males while 5298 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Vadakkethara village population of children with age 0-6 is 1057 which makes up 10.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Vadakkethara village is 1067 which is lower than Kerala state average of 1084. Child Sex Ratio for the Vadakkethara as per census is 854, lower than Kerala average of 964.

Vadakkethara village has lower literacy rate compared to Kerala. In 2011, literacy rate of Vadakkethara village was 89.30 % compared to 94.00 % of Kerala. In Vadakkethara Male literacy stands at 92.88 % while female literacy rate was 86.03 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Vadakkethara village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Vadakkethara village.

Vadakkethara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,489 - -
Population 10,261 4,963 5,298
Child (0-6) 1,057 570 487
Schedule Caste 1,987 964 1,023
Schedule Tribe 51 26 25
Literacy 89.30 % 92.88 % 86.03 %
Total Workers 4,348 2,890 1,458
Main Worker 3,559 - -
Marginal Worker 789 283 506

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.36 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.50 % of total population in Vadakkethara village.

Work Profile

In Vadakkethara village out of total population, 4348 were engaged in work activities. 81.85 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.15 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4348 workers engaged in Main Work, 193 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 374 were Agricultural labourer.