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Vettikkavala Population - Kollam, Kerala

Vettikkavala is a large village located in Kottarakkara Taluka of Kollam district, Kerala with total 5313 families residing. The Vettikkavala village has population of 20118 of which 9394 are males while 10724 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Vettikkavala village population of children with age 0-6 is 1752 which makes up 8.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Vettikkavala village is 1142 which is higher than Kerala state average of 1084. Child Sex Ratio for the Vettikkavala as per census is 1073, higher than Kerala average of 964.

Vettikkavala village has higher literacy rate compared to Kerala. In 2011, literacy rate of Vettikkavala village was 95.33 % compared to 94.00 % of Kerala. In Vettikkavala Male literacy stands at 96.97 % while female literacy rate was 93.90 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Vettikkavala 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 Vettikkavala village.

Vettikkavala Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 5,313 - -
Population 20,118 9,394 10,724
Child (0-6) 1,752 845 907
Schedule Caste 3,425 1,627 1,798
Schedule Tribe 24 13 11
Literacy 95.33 % 96.97 % 93.90 %
Total Workers 7,486 4,942 2,544
Main Worker 5,685 - -
Marginal Worker 1,801 1,159 642

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.02 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.12 % of total population in Vettikkavala village.

Work Profile

In Vettikkavala village out of total population, 7486 were engaged in work activities. 75.94 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.06 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7486 workers engaged in Main Work, 607 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 622 were Agricultural labourer.