Perambra is a Block positioned in Kozhikode district in Kerala. Located in urban area of Kerala, it is one among the 12 blocks of Kozhikode district. According to the administration register, the block number of Perambra is 22. The block has 12 villages and there are total 40224 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Perambra's population is 166946. Out of this, 80031 are males whereas the females count 86915 here. This block has 16930 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 8511 are boys and 8419 are girls.
Literacy rate in Perambra block is 84%. 140660 out of total 166946 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 86% as 69357 males out of total 80031 are educated while female literacy rate is 82% as 71303 out of total 86915 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Perambra block is 15%. Here 26286 out of total 166946 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 10674 males out of total 80031 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 15612 out of total 86915 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed individual of Perambra block is 59447 however 107499 are un-employed. And out of 59447 working people 1911 persons are fully dependent on cultivation.