Nemmara is a Block positioned in Palakkad district in Kerala. Located in rural part of Kerala, it is one among the 13 blocks of Palakkad district. As per the government register, the block code of Nemmara is 54. The block has 10 villages and there are total 32738 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nemmara's population is 138272. Out of this, 67610 are males whereas the females count 70662 here. This block has 13228 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 6651 are boys and 6577 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nemmara block is 77%. 106797 out of total 138272 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 82% as 55700 males out of total 67610 are educated however female literacy rate is 72% as 51097 out of total 70662 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Nemmara block is 22%. Here 31475 out of total 138272 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 11910 males out of total 67610 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 27% and 19565 out of total 70662 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Nemmara block is 60149 yet 78123 are non-working. And out of 60149 occupied people 3484 peoples are entirely reliant on farming.