Manjeshwar is a Block situated in Kasaragod district in Kerala. Positioned in urban area of Kerala, it is one of the 4 blocks of Kasaragod district. According to the government register, the block number of Manjeshwar is 1. The block has 55 villages and there are total 61804 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Manjeshwar's population is 327862. Out of this, 161130 are males whereas the females count 166732 here. This block has 39694 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 20238 are boys and 19456 are girls.
Literacy rate in Manjeshwar block is 77%. 255527 out of total 327862 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 131920 males out of total 161130 are educated while female literacy rate is 74% as 123607 out of total 166732 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Manjeshwar block is 22%. Here 72335 out of total 327862 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 29210 males out of total 161130 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 25% and 43125 out of total 166732 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Manjeshwar block is 122908 yet 204954 are un-employed. And out of 122908 employed individual 4902 persons are totally dependent on agriculture.