Parakode is a Block located in Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. Located in rural region of Kerala, it is one of the 11 blocks of Pathanamthitta district. According to the government register, the block number of Parakode is 127. The block has 11 villages and there are total 55692 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Parakode's population is 206195. Out of this, 96181 are males whereas the females count 110014 here. This block has 17093 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 8594 are boys and 8499 are girls.
Literacy rate in Parakode block is 87%. 179462 out of total 206195 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 87% as 84313 males out of total 96181 are literate however female literacy rate is 86% as 95149 out of total 110014 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Parakode block is 12%. Here 26733 out of total 206195 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 11868 males out of total 96181 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 13% and 14865 out of total 110014 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Parakode block is 69747 however 136448 are un-employed. And out of 69747 working people 6932 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.