Pattanakkad is a Block located in Alappuzha district in Kerala. Positioned in urban region of Kerala, it is one among the 14 blocks of Alappuzha district. As per the administration records, the block number of Pattanakkad is 109. The block has 8 villages and there are total 52914 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pattanakkad's population is 217428. Out of this, 106378 are males while the females count 111050 here. This block has 19050 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 9818 are boys and 9232 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pattanakkad block is 86%. 188623 out of total 217428 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 88% as 93877 males out of total 106378 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 85% as 94746 out of total 111050 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Pattanakkad block is 13%. Here 28805 out of total 217428 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 11% as 12501 males out of total 106378 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 16304 out of total 111050 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Pattanakkad block is 98026 whereas 119402 are un-employed. And out of 98026 employed individual 754 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.