Mukhathala is a Block positioned in Kollam district in Kerala. Placed in urban part of Kerala, it is one among the 14 blocks of Kollam district. According to the government records, the block number of Mukhathala is 140. The block has 6 villages and there are total 46365 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mukhathala's population is 191349. Out of this, 91574 are males whereas the females count 99775 here. This block has 19443 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 9796 are boys and 9647 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mukhathala block is 84%. 161644 out of total 191349 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 85% as 78672 males out of total 91574 are educated while female literacy rate is 83% as 82972 out of total 99775 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Mukhathala block is 15%. Here 29705 out of total 191349 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 12902 males out of total 91574 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 16% and 16803 out of total 99775 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Mukhathala block is 65872 while 125477 are un-employed. And out of 65872 working people 943 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.