Meppayyur town details
Meppayyur is a town positioned in Melady Block of Kozhikode district in Kerala. Situated in urban region of Kozhikode district of Kerala, it is one among the 6 towns of Melady Block of Kozhikode district. According to the administration records, the town number of Meppayyur is 627390. The town has 3265 homes.
According to Census 2011, Meppayyur's population is 13922. Out of this, 6491 are males while the females count 7431 here. This town has 1480 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 749 are boys and 731 are girls.
Literacy rate in Meppayyur town is 84%. 11705 out of total 13922 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 86% as 5606 males out of total 6491 are educated however female literacy rate is 82% as 6099 out of total 7431 females are educated in this Town.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Meppayyur town is 15%. Here 2217 out of total 13922 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 885 males out of total 6491 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 1332 out of total 7431 females are illiterate in this town.
The number of employed person of Meppayyur town is 4224 while 9698 are un-employed. And out of 4224 occupied individual 67 persons are fully dependent on farming.
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