Chengalai is a village positioned in Taliparamba Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Kannur district of Kerala, it is one among the 10 villages of Taliparamba Block of Kannur district. According to the government register, the village number of Chengalai is 627207. The village has 3270 houses.
According to Census 2011, Chengalai's population is 15800. Out of this, 7462 are males whereas the females count 8338 here. This village has 1969 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 976 are boys and 993 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chengalai village is 81%. 12822 out of total 15800 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 83% as 6247 males out of total 7462 are educated while female literacy rate is 78% as 6575 out of total 8338 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Chengalai village is 18%. Here 2978 out of total 15800 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 1215 males out of total 7462 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 21% and 1763 out of total 8338 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Chengalai village is 4769 however 11031 are non-working. And out of 4769 occupied individual 343 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.