Erattupetta is a Block situated in Kottayam district in Kerala. Located in urban part of Kerala, it is one among the 12 blocks of Kottayam district. According to the government register, the block number of Erattupetta is 98. The block has 10 villages and there are total 30993 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Erattupetta's population is 132143. Out of this, 66102 are males whereas the females count 66041 here. This block has 13281 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 6799 are boys and 6482 are girls.
Literacy rate in Erattupetta block is 87%. 115344 out of total 132143 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 58040 males out of total 66102 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 86% as 57304 out of total 66041 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Erattupetta block is 12%. Here 16799 out of total 132143 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 8062 males out of total 66102 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 13% and 8737 out of total 66041 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Erattupetta block is 51358 still 80785 are un-employed. And out of 51358 employed people 2983 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.