Palayad town details
Palayad is a town placed in Thodannur Block of Kozhikode district in Kerala. Positioned in urban part of Kozhikode district of Kerala, it is one of the 5 towns of Thodannur Block of Kozhikode district. As per the administration register, the town code of Palayad is 627365. The town has 4138 families.
According to Census 2011, Palayad's population is 18141. Out of this, 8605 are males whereas the females count 9536 here. This town has 1796 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 910 are boys and 886 are girls.
Literacy rate in Palayad town is 84%. 15255 out of total 18141 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 86% as 7453 males out of total 8605 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 81% as 7802 out of total 9536 females are literate in this Town.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Palayad town is 15%. Here 2886 out of total 18141 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 1152 males out of total 8605 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 18% and 1734 out of total 9536 females are illiterate in this town.
The number of employed people of Palayad town is 5090 however 13051 are un-employed. And out of 5090 employed people 79 individuals are entirely reliant on cultivation.
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