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Pooyappally Population - Kollam, Kerala

Pooyappally is a large village located in Kottarakkara Taluka of Kollam district, Kerala with total 6405 families residing. The Pooyappally village has population of 24447 of which 11445 are males while 13002 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pooyappally village population of children with age 0-6 is 2180 which makes up 8.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pooyappally village is 1136 which is higher than Kerala state average of 1084. Child Sex Ratio for the Pooyappally as per census is 980, higher than Kerala average of 964.

Pooyappally village has higher literacy rate compared to Kerala. In 2011, literacy rate of Pooyappally village was 95.11 % compared to 94.00 % of Kerala. In Pooyappally Male literacy stands at 96.96 % while female literacy rate was 93.50 %.

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

Pooyappally Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 6,405 - -
Population 24,447 11,445 13,002
Child (0-6) 2,180 1,101 1,079
Schedule Caste 3,182 1,550 1,632
Schedule Tribe 82 34 48
Literacy 95.11 % 96.96 % 93.50 %
Total Workers 7,778 5,427 2,351
Main Worker 4,262 - -
Marginal Worker 3,516 2,480 1,036

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.02 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.34 % of total population in Pooyappally village.

Work Profile

In Pooyappally village out of total population, 7778 were engaged in work activities. 54.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7778 workers engaged in Main Work, 416 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 491 were Agricultural labourer.