Kodakara is a Block placed in Thrissur district in Kerala. Situated in urban area of Kerala, it is one of the 18 blocks of Thrissur district. According to the administration records, the block code of Kodakara is 71. The block has 13 villages and there are total 55716 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kodakara's population is 223657. Out of this, 108326 are males while the females count 115331 here. This block has 20731 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 10563 are boys and 10168 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kodakara block is 86%. 192577 out of total 223657 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 87% as 94765 males out of total 108326 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 84% as 97812 out of total 115331 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kodakara block is 13%. Here 31080 out of total 223657 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 13561 males out of total 108326 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 15% and 17519 out of total 115331 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed people of Kodakara block is 86074 yet 137583 are non-working. And out of 86074 working individual 4680 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.