Alangad is a Block situated in Ernakulam district in Kerala. Located in urban region of Kerala, it is one of the 16 blocks of Ernakulam district. As per the administration register, the block code of Alangad is 78. The block has 6 villages and there are total 44809 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Alangad's population is 182628. Out of this, 90113 are males while the females count 92515 here. This block has 18058 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 9158 are boys and 8900 are girls.
Literacy rate in Alangad block is 86%. 157386 out of total 182628 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 78821 males out of total 90113 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 84% as 78565 out of total 92515 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Alangad block is 13%. Here 25242 out of total 182628 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 11292 males out of total 90113 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 15% and 13950 out of total 92515 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Alangad block is 64857 still 117771 are non-working. And out of 64857 employed person 406 peoples are completely dependent on farming.