Kozhikode is a Block positioned in Kozhikode district in Kerala. Located in urban part of Kerala, it is one of the 12 blocks of Kozhikode district. According to the administration register, the block code of Kozhikode is 28. The block has 8 villages and there are total 69135 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kozhikode's population is 332325. Out of this, 160857 are males while the females count 171468 here. This block has 38757 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 19724 are boys and 19033 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kozhikode block is 84%. 281437 out of total 332325 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 85% as 137853 males out of total 160857 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 83% as 143584 out of total 171468 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Kozhikode block is 15%. Here 50888 out of total 332325 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 23004 males out of total 160857 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 16% and 27884 out of total 171468 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Kozhikode block is 100921 yet 231404 are un-employed. And out of 100921 occupied person 228 peoples are entirely dependent on cultivation.