Kavalam is a large village located in Kuttanad Taluka of Alappuzha district, Kerala with total 3142 families residing. The Kavalam village has population of 13089 of which 6433 are males while 6656 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kavalam village population of children with age 0-6 is 1359 which makes up 10.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kavalam village is 1035 which is lower than Kerala state average of 1084. Child Sex Ratio for the Kavalam as per census is 975, higher than Kerala average of 964.
Kavalam village has higher literacy rate compared to Kerala. In 2011, literacy rate of Kavalam village was 97.72 % compared to 94.00 % of Kerala. In Kavalam Male literacy stands at 98.54 % while female literacy rate was 96.94 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kavalam 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 Kavalam village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.51 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Kavalam village.
In Kavalam village out of total population, 5725 were engaged in work activities. 67.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 5725 workers engaged in Main Work, 345 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1281 were Agricultural labourer.