Iritty is a Block placed in Kannur district in Kerala. Positioned in urban region of Kerala, it is one of the 9 blocks of Kannur district. According to the administration register, the block code of Iritty is 10. The block has 10 villages and there are total 41361 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Iritty's population is 185591. Out of this, 89959 are males whereas the females count 95632 here. This block has 20305 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 10375 are boys and 9930 are girls.
Literacy rate in Iritty block is 83%. 155074 out of total 185591 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 85% as 76639 males out of total 89959 are educated however female literacy rate is 82% as 78435 out of total 95632 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Iritty block is 16%. Here 30517 out of total 185591 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 13320 males out of total 89959 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 17197 out of total 95632 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Iritty block is 67003 still 118588 are un-employed. And out of 67003 occupied person 5438 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.