Chittumala is a Block positioned in Kollam district in Kerala. Placed in urban region of Kerala, it is one of the 14 blocks of Kollam district. As per the government register, the block code of Chittumala is 137. The block has 5 villages and there are total 32433 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chittumala's population is 127541. Out of this, 60961 are males whereas the females count 66580 here. This block has 11998 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 6033 are boys and 5965 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chittumala block is 86%. 109849 out of total 127541 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 53162 males out of total 60961 are literate however female literacy rate is 85% as 56687 out of total 66580 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Chittumala block is 13%. Here 17692 out of total 127541 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 7799 males out of total 60961 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 9893 out of total 66580 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Chittumala block is 47517 still 80024 are un-employed. And out of 47517 working individual 834 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.