Arackal is a village positioned in Anchal Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Situated in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 14 villages of Anchal Block of Kollam district. As per the government records, the village number of Arackal is 628398. The village has 4625 homes.
According to Census 2011, Arackal's population is 17240. Out of this, 8026 are males whereas the females count 9214 here. This village has 1652 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 794 are boys and 858 are girls.
Literacy rate in Arackal village is 85%. 14733 out of total 17240 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 86% as 6962 males out of total 8026 are literate while female literacy rate is 84% as 7771 out of total 9214 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Arackal village is 14%. Here 2507 out of total 17240 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 1064 males out of total 8026 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 15% and 1443 out of total 9214 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Arackal village is 6291 however 10949 are un-employed. And out of 6291 employed person 515 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.