Edathua is a village located in Veliyanad Block of Alappuzha district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Alappuzha district of Kerala, it is one among the 8 villages of Veliyanad Block of Alappuzha district. According to the administration register, the village number of Edathua is 6282471. The village has 632 families.
According to Census 2011, Edathua 's population is 2605. Out of this, 1239 are males whereas the females count 1366 here. This village has 284 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 145 are boys and 139 are girls.
Literacy rate in Edathua village is 88%. 2303 out of total 2605 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 87% as 1086 males out of total 1239 are literate however female literacy rate is 89% as 1217 out of total 1366 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Edathua village is 11%. Here 302 out of total 2605 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 153 males out of total 1239 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 10% and 149 out of total 1366 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Edathua village is 1053 still 1552 are non-working. And out of 1053 employed person 93 persons are totally dependent on farming.