Vettiyar is a village located in Mavelikkara Block of Alappuzha district in Kerala. Located in rural part of Alappuzha district of Kerala, it is one of the 4 villages of Mavelikkara Block of Alappuzha district. As per the administration register, the village code of Vettiyar is 628279. The village has 5673 houses.
According to Census 2011, Vettiyar's population is 21393. Out of this, 9827 are males whereas the females count 11566 here. This village has 1838 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 934 are boys and 904 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vettiyar village is 87%. 18812 out of total 21393 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 87% as 8634 males out of total 9827 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 87% as 10178 out of total 11566 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Vettiyar village is 12%. Here 2581 out of total 21393 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 1193 males out of total 9827 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 12% and 1388 out of total 11566 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working person of Vettiyar village is 6662 however 14731 are non-working. And out of 6662 employed people 497 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.