Peralam is a village located in Payyannur Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Positioned in rural area of Kannur district of Kerala, it is one among the 14 villages of Payyannur Block of Kannur district. As per the administration register, the village number of Peralam is 627178. The village has 1947 houses.
According to Census 2011, Peralam's population is 7607. Out of this, 3548 are males whereas the females count 4059 here. This village has 652 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 322 are boys and 330 are girls.
Literacy rate in Peralam village is 85%. 6511 out of total 7607 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 88% as 3135 males out of total 3548 are literate however female literacy rate is 83% as 3376 out of total 4059 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Peralam village is 14%. Here 1096 out of total 7607 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 11% as 413 males out of total 3548 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 16% and 683 out of total 4059 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Peralam village is 3441 yet 4166 are non-working. And out of 3441 employed individual 174 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.