Thalassery is a Block placed in Kannur district in Kerala. Located in urban area of Kerala, it is one of the 9 blocks of Kannur district. As per the government records, the block number of Thalassery is 13. The block has 9 villages and there are total 48655 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Thalassery's population is 225601. Out of this, 102415 are males while the females count 123186 here. This block has 23629 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 11984 are boys and 11645 are girls.
Literacy rate in Thalassery block is 86%. 196227 out of total 225601 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 86% as 88820 males out of total 102415 are literate however female literacy rate is 87% as 107407 out of total 123186 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Thalassery block is 13%. Here 29374 out of total 225601 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 13595 males out of total 102415 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 12% and 15779 out of total 123186 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Thalassery block is 67623 yet 157978 are un-employed. And out of 67623 occupied individual 291 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.