Vayakkara is a village located in Payyannur Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Located 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 Vayakkara is 627187. The village has 4493 houses.
According to Census 2011, Vayakkara's population is 18687. Out of this, 8986 are males while the females count 9701 here. This village has 1989 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1015 are boys and 974 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vayakkara village is 84%. 15772 out of total 18687 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 85% as 7672 males out of total 8986 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 83% as 8100 out of total 9701 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Vayakkara village is 15%. Here 2915 out of total 18687 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 1314 males out of total 8986 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 16% and 1601 out of total 9701 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied person of Vayakkara village is 6998 however 11689 are non-working. And out of 6998 working people 355 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.