Perinthatta is a village positioned in Payyannur Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Situated in rural part of Kannur district of Kerala, it is one of the 14 villages of Payyannur Block of Kannur district. As per the government records, the village number of Perinthatta is 627182. The village has 1427 houses.
According to Census 2011, Perinthatta's population is 5416. Out of this, 2564 are males whereas the females count 2852 here. This village has 469 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 244 are boys and 225 are girls.
Literacy rate in Perinthatta village is 83%. 4529 out of total 5416 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 86% as 2215 males out of total 2564 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 81% as 2314 out of total 2852 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Perinthatta village is 16%. Here 887 out of total 5416 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 349 males out of total 2564 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 18% and 538 out of total 2852 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Perinthatta village is 2413 yet 3003 are un-employed. And out of 2413 working people 88 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.